This Banff museum celebrates the history and culture of the Plains Indians. Wander through the gallery and learn about their ... More
Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum
This Banff museum celebrates the history and culture of the Plains Indians. Wander through the gallery and learn about their life, their contact with Europeans and their spirituality. This beautiful lakeside museum features displays of Native Canadian bead work and clothing, quill work, weapons and hunting implements, musical instruments and photographs. The life-size displays of daily life and special ceremonies are especially interesting.
probaly one of the best museums of its kind equal to buffalo bills in cody .the dioramas and set up are excellant.its an ideal museum for people of all ages esspecially those interested in native culture ,many thanks r .copeland
We found it a most interesting place. WE were surprised that without us asking, we were invited to take as many photos as we wanted.
It gave us a new perspective on Indian history and culture. It also made us feel rather guilty about what had been done to a fine people. They clearly respect the land and animals on ,it and we have very nearly destroyed that. There is also some very attractive artwork. I cannot commend this facility highly enough.
Most Calgarians only "go cowboy" for the two weeks surrounding the annual Calgary Exhibition and Stampede, but western culture is
still deeply ingrained in the city and region. This place is decorated with barn wood, barbed wire, western oil ...
During July and August you can travel back in time to see what Old Strathcona's railway station was really like.
The station was used until 1907, when a new one was built. The museum is home to a working ...
The contiguous national parks of Banff, Jasper, Kootenay and Yoho, as well as the Mount Robson, Mount Assiniboine and Hamber
provincial parks, studded with mountain peaks, glaciers, lakes, waterfalls, canyons and limestone caves, form a striking mountain landscape. The ...
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