Donating Artifacts to TMM
The Military Museums welcomes the donation of historical material to our archival collection. This can include any artifacts, memorabilia, medals, journals, log books and other items of historical significance related to Canada's involvement in global conflicts.
Articles related to the three branches of the Armed Services from any era back to before Confederation are welcomed, including material related to the founding regiments of The Military Museums in Western Canada.
The founding regiments include, the Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians), Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, The Calgary Highlanders and the King's Own Calgary Regiment (103rd Regiment, Calgary Rifles) and the 14th Army Tank Regiment (Calgary Tanks).
Guidelines for Donations
We request that the following information is included (if possible) with your donation to The Military Museums.
- When was the item originally acquired?
- Who owned the item originally?
- Which era is it from?, (ie. Boer War, WWI, WWII, Korea, Cold War, Peacekeeping)
- What is the historical significance?, (stories, anecdotes, written documentation)
Which area of the Museum (Army, Navy, Air Force, Library or founding regiment) should the artifact be given to?
Donations of artifacts can be made in person to The Military Museums in Calgary:
The Military Museums
4520 Crowchild Trail SW
Calgary Alberta Canada