The Military Museums of Calgary, Alberta is the largest tri-service museum in Western Canada and the second largest military museum in the country.
The Military Museums is open, however the facility will be following the Province’s direction with regard to the Restrictions Exemption Program.
All visitors to the Military Museums will be required to present proof of two doses of vaccination (full immunization).
In lieu of vaccination, a rapid PCR test taken within the last 72 hours is acceptable (tests from AHS or Alberta Precision Laboratories not allowed). Antigen tests are valid with original documentation. Valid medical documentation of exemption is also acceptable. Self-administered tests are not accepted. Photos or reproductions of test results are not accepted. Children under 12 are also exempted. We apologize for this inconvenience, and hope to see you at the Military Museums soon.
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