A showpiece of architecture and early natural history interpretation. Western Canada’s oldest natural history museum is a great way to start your visit to Banff National Park. Housed in an outstanding rustic national park building, the museum provides a unique and safe way to view wildlife up close. Interpretive programming, exhibits, reading room, wildlife videos, hands-on discovery room. Admission charged.
Address: 91 Banff Ave. PO Box 900 Banff, AB T1L 1A9
Toll free: 403-762-1565
Hours: Banff Park Museum National Historic Site of Canada Summer 15 May - 30 Sept daily 1000 - 1800 Winter 01 Oct - 14 May daily 1300 - 1700 Closed 25 Dec 2009