Canmore Then and Now: What’s left and what’s gone

What’s left, what’s gone and what’s evolved? Join me May 24 at 8 p.m. following the Canmore Museum & Geoscience Centre annual general meeting, which begins at 7 p.m., for a presentation on “Canmore Then and Now.” How much has Canmore changed over the past 129 years? Come to the Canmore Civic Centre on the evening of May 24 to find out. For more info go to the Canmore Museum website.

Still here:
Canmore Hotel
St. Michael’s Anglican Church
Ralph Connor Memorial United Church
Canmore Miners’ Union Hall
Bow River bridge (no longer a wooden trestle)
Canmore Hospital (different location)
Sacred Heart Catholic Church (different church and different location)

Gone:
Canmore Model School
Canmore arena (Mineside)
Rundle Mountain Trading Co.
YMCA (Memorial Hall)
Mine office
Canmore Opera House (now at Heritage Park in Calgary)
Railway station

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About Rob Alexander

I am a writer, photographer and historian and the author of The History of Canmore, published by Summerthought Publishing of Banff, AB.
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