December 11, 2019

The Crowsnest Museum will have limited hours of operation for the Holidays and into January.

We hope you have a very Merry Christmas and we look forward to seeing everyone in the new year.

May 15, 2019

The summer is upon us which means that not only will we be open 7 days a week from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm but we also have exciting activities planned at the Museum and throughout the Crowsnest Pass!

June

22nd - 2019 Bellecrest Days Parade in Bellevue, AB. 

23rd - 10...

May 15, 2019

Are you looking for a new book to read this summer? Check out our latest books available for purchase in our gift shop, Guide to the Heritage Cemeteries of Crowsnest Pass, by Ian McKenzie and, Buckskin Girl and Blackheart, by Rick Gillis.

May 15, 2019

The first few months of 2019 have been busy at the Crowsnest Museum & Archives. We will be starting our summer hours May long weekend and welcoming four fabulous summer students who will be working with us for the summer! Construction in Coleman aside, we are still ope...

May 15, 2019

We always look forward to spending the summer with all our wonderful visitors, and now we can do it 7 days a week!

Starting today and through the summer months the Crowsnest Museum will be open everyday from 9am to 5pm.

October 11, 2017

We are so proud of our super volunteer Martha Anderson. On Wednesday night Martha was presented the Volunteer of the Year award by Southwest Service & Tourism Awards. Martha has been volunteering at the Museum for over 3 years now and works in the archives 5 days a wee...

September 18, 2017

Check out Telus Storyhive's latest installment featuring our prohibition story. A big shout out to local director John Kerr and his crew for their excellent work.

June 1, 2017

Our collections project at the Museum is drawing to a close, so we thought we'd share some before and after photos of our progress in the last seven months.

Storage Room November 2016 (left), and in May 2017 (right).

Hat Storage, before and after.

Cleaning involves creati...

January 27, 2017

In my previous post, I wrote about the mess made in our clothing collections by a herd of wee, destructive moth larvae. In this post, I'll share what I've been doing to clean up that mess and make sure the party is over. We'll start with making sure the moths are dead.

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January 27, 2017

It's been a busy couple of months in Collections at the museum. I've been neck deep in caring for our textile collection, and it's been a bit of a bumpy road. I blame these little guys:

Known as the webbing clothes moth, these insects can wreak havoc on clothing, especi...

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