Museum & Book Shop

Open 

Thursday to Monday

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Archives

By appointment only.

Tuesday to Friday

1 to 5 p.m.

 

Please forward your inquiries to archives (at) whyte.org

WELCOME

EXHIBITIONS

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Canoe

Canoe is a stunning private collection that celebrates the canoe in art spanning 200 years. The canoe is our enduring connection to Canada’s remarkable geography. It has captured our imagination and allowed us to explore remote areas of the country with intimacy and wonder.

RESOURCES

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Indigenous Archival Access Guide

This access guide was created to give users a sense of the Indigenous materials we hold in the archives while also providing guidance on how to find materials and search using our online database.

GUIDED TOURS

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Heritage Homes Tour

Join our guided tour of the historic homes of Philip and Pearl Moore and Peter and Catharine Whyte, located right on the Whyte Museum grounds. Learn their stories and influences on this community, and get a true sense of life in the Canadian Rockies.

LEGACY PROJECT

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Pushing the Limits:
The Legacy

In the 90s, Banff-based historian Chic Scott interviewed 84 of the leading climbers in Canada. Today, with the help of filmmaker Glen Crawford, they are part of a multimedia legacy project, including:​

  • Themed Mountaineering Films

  • Enhanced Interviews

  • Digitized Raw Interviews

EXPLORE

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Digital Vault

  • Fireside Chats

  • Recognizing Relations

  • Research and Collections.

  • Our Stories

  • Education

SHOP

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OPEN

Thursday to Monday 

11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Local Authors

  • Vintage Books

  • Guide Books

  • Stationery

  • Maps

  • Gifts

TOURS

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Banff Walking Tour App

  •  60 to 90 minutes - you choose the pace!

  • Easy to use

  • Scenic

  • Accessible pathways

  • Ideal for singles or couples

  • Only $5.99 (USD$ +Tax)

 

Search for "Whyte Museum Banff" in your app store!