The Military Museums of Calgary, Alberta is the largest tri-service museum in Western Canada and the second largest military museum in the country.
As of 11 June 2021, The Military Museums is now OPEN. However the Air Force Cold War Hangar and the Founders' Gallery will remain closed until further notice.
Note: Masks will still be required of visitors and social distancing guidelines will remain in place for the foreseeable future.
The Military Museums is pleased to announce a proposed date for the Summer Skirmish 2021.
Thursday to Sunday, August 26-29, 2021
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
4520 Crowchild Trail SW
Dates to be confirmed. More information to follow.
A Uniform Coat of Many Colours: Military Immigrants in Alberta
In the Fall 2021, an exhibit is planned for the University of Calgary's Founders' Gallery at The Military Museums to highlight the stories and military experiences of non-Canadian veterans.
Our interest is global in scope, including experiences spanning national armed forces or conscripts, informal militia service, volunteers, guerrilla forces, freedom fighters, child soldiers and medics. To learn more about this project, please click the image at left.
To view the exhibit information in either Arabic, Dari, or Spanish please click one of the buttons below:
The Military Museums is open daily, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.
Annual Passes can be purchased at the Front Desk of The Military Museums.
The Military Museums Foundation offers a wide variety of educational programs, activities and tours to School groups. Museum Tours and Theatre Presentations are also available to Public groups for booking.
The Military Museums has five different venues available for rent.
The museum is an ideal location for a wide variety of events including receptions, award ceremonies, board meetings, breakfast meetings, panel discussions and annual general meetings.Facility Rentals
The Military Museums is host to a number of local, national and international art and heritage exhibits throughout the year.
New collections are installed on a regular basis with the formal exhibits displayed in The Founders' Gallery.Events and Exhibits