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Vendors › Canmore & Kananaskis › Art Galleries & Museums › Museums › Northwest Mounted Police Barracks Provincial Historic Site

Northwest Mounted Police Barracks Provincial Historic Site

609 Main St 
Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B1

403-678-1955/2462

canmoremuseum.com

Description provided by Editors

One of Canmore’s oldest remaining buildings (1893) near Policeman’s Creek, and one of the few NWMP Barracks on its original site. Police served the growing mining town and prevented illegal liquor transport on the railway. Historic furnishings, heritage garden and gift shop. Self-guided tour, kids’ activities. Hours per volunteer availability. Admission by donation.

May to August: Monday to Tuesday from 1 to 4 pm, Wednesday to Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm

September to April: Friday to Monday from 1 to 4 pm

Map to Northwest Mounted Police Barracks Provincial Historic Site