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The Military Museums

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Excellent. We will remember them.

Very emotional reminiscent experience of the 2 World Wars. The sacrifice of those involved is hard... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kenmillar
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Inspiring

Thought we'd spend and hour, wound up staying all afternoon. What an amazing place! So realistic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
665daniellec
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Clairmont, Alberta, Canada
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The Military Museums. Discover the victories, tragedies, and sacrifices of the Canadian Forces. Experience life at the helm in a Second World War ship's wheelhouse, walk through a First World War trench, and witness a bomber squadron's mission over...more
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4520 Crowchild Trail SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T 5J4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very emotional reminiscent experience of the 2 World Wars. The sacrifice of those involved is hard to take in in the context of personal adulation and "selfies'.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kenmillar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thought we'd spend and hour, wound up staying all afternoon. What an amazing place! So realistic, not like the boring museums at home! Sometimes museums remind you of gr6 socials class. Not this one! Everything was nifty. The best part was the staff who showed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 665daniellec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to say, this museum really surprised me when we went there. It is a lot bigger than expected, and the exhibits are very well done. Shocked to see there is a pretty large naval exhibit area considering this museum is in Calgary and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank johnbaldwin77
Reviewed 16 December 2018

the people are so helpful. The exhibits are well-done. The store is good, but could be more things for us to purchase related to military service

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Chris M
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Went to the museum to fill a bit of free time before Monster truck show at the Stampede grounds. Lots to see very very nice build dioramas. great to remember

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kallguschdaf
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Places all around the world are all guarded by Brave soldiers , Canada is one of the very few fortunate Countries where citizens experience PEACE! Thanks to our veterans , do make it a point and visit this place with ur parents and ur kids...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Enjoy P
Reviewed 13 November 2018

I cam here on a visit with a group who was more interested in military history and they all really enjoyed it! I personally am not, so it is hard to rate. Definitely an interesting way to spend the day, just personally not my cup...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Alisa C
Reviewed 12 November 2018

lots of old naval aircraft and ship guns. volunteers to explain items. lots of parking. go midweek and avoid the crowd.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank russ m
Reviewed 11 November 2018

I visited this museum with my son (20 yrs), expecting we would be in and out in under an hour. This museum totally surprised us with the number and comprehensiveness of the displays. Personally, I think this museum is quite a bit better than the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert_from_Windsor
Reviewed 4 November 2018

I visited this museum on a recent trip to Calgary and thoroughly enjoyed it. I only had a couple hours to visit, but if I had the time I would likely spread my visit over an entire day at least. The museum contains multiple galleries,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Arctic_Pedro
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