03: Museum

Canadian Grain Elevator Discovery Centre

The Canadian Grain Elevator Discovery Centre is a set of restored grain elevators located in Nanton. The Centre’s goal is to preserve these three remaining prairie icons to educate visitors about Nanton’s and Alberta’s agricultural history. As often as possible, tours are conducted by former grain elevator managers, local farmers or employees who are a […]

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Bomber Command Museum of Canada

Tour inside the Lancaster Bomber and hear the Merlin engines roar at special events throughout the spring and summer. The museum’s Memorial Wall, vintage aircraft, WWII vehicles, displays and memorabilia honour all those associated with Bomber Command and the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan. Visit the gift shop for an RCAF souvenir. Admission is by […]

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Museum of Miniatures

Stroll through time!!! Visit the Museum of Miniatures in Nanton for a unique experience in education and fun. Periods of history on a 1/12 scale. Visit pioneers in their covered wagons, tour native villages and an old western town. Tableaus feature logging, farming, a circus, African jungle animals and more. Also included are over 160 top quality scale model […]

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