Here’s a handy guide to some of the top western attractions across the Canadian West. From historic ranches to forts, UNESCO Heritage Sites to interactive dinosaur museums, these are guaranteed family fun sites!

British Columbia


O’Keefe Historic Ranch
9380 Hwy 97 N, Vernon, 250-542-7868

RJ Haney Heritage Village & Museum
751 Hwy 97B NE, Salmon Arm, 250-832-524

Fort St. James National Historic Site
280 Kwah Rd W, Fort St. James, 250-996-719

’Ksan Historical Village & Museum
1500 Hwy 62 , Hazelton, 250-842-554

Fort Steele Heritage Town
9851 Hwy 93/9, Fort Steele, 250-426-735

3 Valley Gap Heritage Ghost Town
Trans Canada Hwy, Revelstoke, 1-888-667-210

Secwepemc Museum & Heritage Park
355 Yellowhead Hwy, Kamloops, 250-828-974

Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre
1000 Rancher Creek Rd, Osoyoos, 250-495-790

Barkerville Historic Town
Barkerville (E of Quesnel), 1-888-994-333

Heritage Park Museum & Town
4702 Kerby Ave, Terrace, 250-635-454

Huble Homestead Historic Site
202 1685-3 Ave, Prince George, 250-564-703

Haida Heritage Centre
Second Beach Rd, Skidegate, Haida Gwaii , 250-559-788

Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin
113 North 4 Ave, Williams Lake, 250-392-740

Royal BC Museum
675 Belleville St, Victoria, 250-356-722

Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre
4584 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, 1-866-441-7522




Canadian Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame
Calnash Ag Event Centre, Hwy 2A, Ponoka, 403 236-8511

Heritage Park
1900 Heritage Dr SW, Calgary, 403-259-1900

Fort Edmonton Park
7000-143 St, Edmonton, 780-496-8787

Fort Calgary
750-9 Ave SE, Calgary, 403-290-1875

Fort Whoop-Up National Historic Site
Indian Battle Park, Lethbridge , 403-329-044

The Fort-Fort Macleod
219-25 St, Fort Macleod, 866-273-684

Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site
Located SW of town site, Rocky Mountain House, 403-845-241

Bar U Ranch National Historic Site of Canada
13 km S of Longview, Longview, 1-888-773-888

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump
UNESCO World Heritage Site, 18 km NW of Fort Macleod on Hwy 78

Remington Carriage Museum
623 Main St, Cardston, 403-653-5139

Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park
One hour E of Calgary on Hwy , Siksika, 1-888-654-627

Glenbow Museum
130-9 Ave SE , Calgary, 403-268-410

Royal Alberta Museum
12845-102 Ave, Edmonton, 780-453-910

Fort Ostell Museum
5320-54 St, Ponoka, 403-783-522

Em Te Town
8 km SW of Alder Flats, Alder Flats, 780-388-2166




Fort Walsh National Historic Site
55 km S of Maple Creek on Hwy 27, Maple Creek, 306-662-359

RCMP Heritage Centre
5907 Dewdney Ave, Regina, 866-567-726

Wanuskewin Heritage Park
5 km NE of Saskatoon, Saskatoon, 1-877-547-654

Barr Colony Heritage Cultural Centre
Hwy 1, E at 45 Ave, Lloydminster, 306-825-565

Big Muddy/Outlaw Cave Tours
Book at Coronach Golf Club, Coronach, 306-267-331

Doukhobor Dugout House National Historic Site
NE of Blaine Lake , Blaine Lake, 306-497-314

T Rex Discovery Centre
1 T. Rex Dr, Eastend, 306-295-400

Chief Poundmaker Historical Centre & Teepee Village
20 km S of Paynton, Paynton, 306-398-497

Batoche National Historic Site
NE of Rosthern, Rosthern, 306-423-622

Wood Mountain Rodeo Ranch Museum
Wood Mountain Regional Park, Wood Mountain, 306-266-495

Fort Battleford National Historic Site
5 km SE of North Battleford, Battleford, 306-937-262

Royal Saskatchewan Museum
2445 Albert St, Regina, 306-787-281

Western Development Museum/1910 Boomtown
2610 Lorne Ave S, Saskatoon, 1-800-363-634

Western Development Museum
Junction of Hwy 16 & Hwy 4, North Battleford, 306-445-803

Western Development Museum
50 Diefenbaker Dr, Moose Jaw, 306-693-598

Yorkton Western Development Museum
Hwy 16A W, Yorkton, 306-783-8361