Category: At the Barracks

Art in the Park 2016

Art in the Park Vendor Applications for 2016 are now available

Art in the Park Vendor Applications for the 2016 season are now available.  Located on the grounds of the historic Northwest Mounted Police Barracks in downtown Canmore, Art in the Park gives local artists and artisans a picturesque outdoor venue to sell their work during Canmore’s peak tourism season. Art in the Park will run weekends from May 21st – Labour Day.

Applications will be accepted March 1-30.  For all other details, please refer to the 2016 Art in the Park Vendor Application form or e-mail Kyle Hanna at

2016 Art in the Park Application Form

Old Fashioned Christmas

We invite you to join us at Canmore’s Northwest Mounted Police Barracks on December 12th from 11-3 for An Old-Fashioned Christmas at the Barracks. Get a taste for what Christmas in Canmore would have been like in coal-mining days gone by. There will be old photos on display, festive music, kid-friendly crafts and plenty of holiday cheer.


Art in the Park application

The Canmore Museum & Geoscience Centre is now taking applications for the 2015 summer season of Art in the Park, every weekend May 16 through August 23 outdoors in the grounds of the NWMP Barracks on Canmore’s Main Street. Apply for your booth now. Exciting changes this year – be a part of it! Application deadline is Apr 3, 2015. Click here for the 2015 Application Form.


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summer programs

Registrations will open on 14th June.

We are pleased to announce our summer 2014 programming:
History of Canmore Coalmining Tour with Gerry Stephenson
Cougar Creek Flood Tour with Ben Gadd
Guided hikes of the Burgess Shale with the Burgess Shale Foundation
Children’s Camps
To book onto any of these programs please contact the Canmore Museum & Geoscience Centre on 403.678.2462.