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November 10, 2020

We may not be gathering to remember this year, but our veterans will not be forgotten. At the Cranbrook History Centre, we remember all who have served to protect our freedom. We hope everyone will take the advice of our Health Officers and join the Cr …

September 16, 2020

Invitation to Submit Expressions of Interest   The Cranbrook History Centre (CHC) has completed the process of deaccessioning 9 railcars determined to be historically significant but beyond the resources of the Centre to maintain or restore. The C …

August 18, 2020

9 Railcars to be Released from the Cranbrook History Centre Collection *As originally submitted to the Cranbrook Townsman August 17, 2020 The Cranbrook History Centre (CHC) has begun the process of deaccessioning 9 railcars determined to be historicall …

July 2, 2020

https://www.cranbrookhistorycentre.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/107/2020/07/Historic-Railcars-are-OPEN.mp4 Find more information about what to expect when you arrive and the extra precautions we’re taking to keep our visitors, staff and community safe …

May 28, 2020

We Missed You! The Cranbrook History Centre is Open Updated: November 16, 2020 We’re looking forward to welcoming you back to the Cranbrook History Centre. The museum is resuming operations and re-opening in a thoughtful, phased way, informed by the ad …

March 16, 2020

*Announcement* Cranbrook History Centre Closed Until Further Notice Here at the Cranbrook History Centre we have been watching the COVID-19 situation very closely, as the health and safety of our employees, customers and members is our top priority. As …

November 7, 2019

  Annual Train Roof Maintenance.                 Every year it takes hundreds of volunteer hours and thousands of dollars to simply keep the Cranbrook weather out of our heritage railcars. Thankfully, 9 of o …

October 31, 2019

 A big Thank You to the Cranbrook Lion’s Club! These guys did a great job building us some new shelves this past week. We want to recognize Fred Turetski, Roger Brunelle, Bob Baird, Roger Selby, Curtis Bell, Jim Ferguson & Tom Gray for all their ha …