Glenbow Museum 


Glenbow is a museum, art gallery, library, and archives all under one roof. One of Canada's largest museums, Glenbow boasts more than 1 million artifacts, more than 31,000 works of art, approximately 100,000 books and 2 million photographs in its vast collections. Created in 1966 through the generousity of founder Eric L. Harbie, Glenbow Museum is where intriquing stories from Western Canada connect with extraordinay art and artifacts from around the world.

Permanent Exhibits, Programs, & Services

  • Explore our permanent galleries!
  • Mavericks:An Incorrigible History of Alberta
  • Many Faces, Many Paths: Art of Asia
  • Nitsitapiisinni: Our Way of Life Blackfoot Gallery
  • Native Cultures: First Peoples from Four Directions
  • Treasures of the Mineral World
  • Where Symbols Meet: A Celebration of West African Acievement
  • Warriors: A Global Journey through Five Centuries