Founders’ Gallery

The Founders’ Gallery is dedicated to the exploration of human conflict worldwide through projects by local, international, historic, and contemporary artists that challenge viewers’ knowledge of and interaction with war. The 4,000 square foot Class A gallery space hosts a minimum of 3 exhibitions a year.

The Founders’ Gallery at The Military Museums in Calgary, Alberta was officially opened by Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex on 6 June 2009

Keepsakes of Conflict: Trench Art and Other Canadian War-related Craft

Keepsakes of Conflict: Trench Art and Other Canadian War-related Craft

June 7, 2019 - September 2, 2019

Founders’ Gallery presents two sister exhibitions of Canadian war-related craft. Both curated by Heather Smith, this will be the first time they have…

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Quilting for a Cause: Red Cross Quilts of the Great War

Quilting for a Cause: Red Cross Quilts of the Great War

June 7, 2019 - September 2, 2019

Founders’ Gallery presents two sister exhibitions of Canadian war-related craft. Both curated by Heather Smith, this will be the first time they have…

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Upcoming Events


Workshop: Embroidered Postcards

Workshop: Embroidered Postcards

NEW DATE! Thursday July 25 2019 6:30 – 8:30 pm In this workshop, local artist Caitlin Thompson will introduce participants to…

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Quilts of Valour Sew Day

Quilts of Valour Sew Day

Quilts of Valour is an extraordinary non-profit organization that brings comfort to veterans and those wounded in service wit…

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The Founders’ Gallery is located at:

The Military Museum

4520 Crowchild Trail SW

Calgary AB T2T 5J4

Hours

Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Weekends: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Admission

Adults: $ 10

Seniors: $ 5

Students: $ 4

Youth (7 – 17): $ 4

Family: $ 20

Children (Under 7): Free

Veterans and Serving Military Personnel: Free

Members of The Military Museums: Free

Parking Free