Founders’ Gallery is now open daily but will be closed from Oct 18-22. Proof of vaccination will be required after October 29 and masks are required of visitors. After October 29 in lieu of vaccination, proof of a privately-paid negative PCR or rapid test within 72 hours of service is acceptable (tests from AHS or Alberta Precision Laboratories not allowed). Valid medical documentation of exemption will remain acceptable. Children under 12 are also exempted. Social distancing guidelines remain in place until further notice.

 

The mandate of Founders' Gallery is to explore human conflict worldwide through projects by local, international, historic, and contemporary artists that challenge viewers’ knowledge of and interaction with war.

Tensile Strength: Weavers and War

July 1, 2021 - December 31, 2021

Tensile Strength: Weavers and War

July 1, 2021 - December 31, 2021

Tensile Strength: Weavers and War showcases intriguing forms of carpet-making known as Afghan War Rugs. Mounted to coincide with the twentieth anniver…

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The Founders’ Gallery is located at:

The Military Museums 4520 Crowchild Trail SW Calgary AB T2T 5J4 Please note main entrance is via the west end of Passchendaele Ave SW

Hours

Daily: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Admission

Adults: $ 15 + gst Seniors: $ 5 + gst Students: $ 5 + gst Youth (7 – 17): $ 5 + gst Family: $ 30 + gst Children (Under 7): Free Veterans and Serving Military Personnel: Free Members of The Military Museums: Free Parking Free