Category: Learning and Exploring


Summer Camps

Interested in finding out more about geology and history? Want to build a volcano, learn how to take fingerprints, or make your own fossil? Then Summer Camps at the Canmore Museum & Geoscience Centre are for you!
For more information on the summer camps contact Victoria at the Canmore Museum & Geoscience Centre, 403.678.2462.



Registrations open on 14th June.

Geokidz is a program for 4 to 6 year olds that takes place every Wednesday from 10am to 12noon in July and August. $15.75 per child (inc. GST). Pre-registration is required. Please contact the Canmore Museum & Geoscience Center on 403.678.2462.


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.


Geoscience Day on May 24th

Geoscience Day, May 24th, 10am to 3pm, Elevation Place.

Join us, and the Canmore Public Library, as we celebrate the Geology of the Bow Valley on May 24th from 10am to 3pm at Elevation Place.

Geology themed crafts, activities and displays.

Guest speakers in the Friends of the Library Program Room: 1 p.m.

Gerry Stephenson on Coal mining in Canmore and 2 p.m.

Adam Walker on caving and Rat’s Nest Cave.