Experience the heritage of Banff National Park this summer through a variety of FREE programs!
Mountaineering Camp (Wednesdays-Saturdays in Banff Avenue Square):
Picture yourself atop a mountain in downtown Banff! Try on a variety of mountaineering gear and take your photo in front of a giant alpine backdrop. Sample some alpine treats, help build a cairn, and learn about the rich history of mountaineering in Banff National Park.
First Nations Drumming and Dancing Performances (Saturdays in Banff Avenue Square during July and August):
Feel the beat of the drum as you watch a group of First Nations perform traditional dances in full regalia. This is a great opportunity to learn about First Nations culture firsthand!
Historical Walking Tours (Tuesdays and Sundays, meet on the stone platform in front of the Lake Louise shoreline at 11:30, 12:30, 2:30 & 3:30):
Learn about the natural and human history of Lake Louise - part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site! The tour also visits the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and Deer Lodge for an inside look at the architectural history of these incredible buildings.