News

April 19, 2018

On behalf of the Myself, the Staff, Board, and Volunteers here at the Cranbrook History Centre, we want to extend our sincerest thanks to the Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce, the community of Cranbrook, and all of our members, customers, and guests for a …

April 5, 2018

Due to construction, we do not know what tours we can offer on a day to day basis. Please call ahead to see what tours will be operating on the day of your visit. The museum staff will then let you know what times the tours will be offered. Please be a …

March 28, 2018

Happy Easter from the staff, volunteers, and board at the Cranbrook History Centre! Below are our hours of operation for the Easter long weekend: CLOSED: Friday, March 30th OPEN: Saturday, March 31st, 10:00am – 4:30pm CLOSED: Sunday, April 1st CLOSED: …

March 14, 2018

This Spring Break, we will be showing several movies both in our hall and in a train car! Below is the master list of what we’ll be showing and when we’ll be showing them: Wednesday, March 21st – Harry Potter & The Prisoner of Azkaban in the Royal …

March 3, 2018

Witness the feud between John A. MacDonald, father of confederation, and George Brown, leader of the opposition, at our 1867 Gala on March 10, 2018! Tickets are available until 5:00pm today, so don’t miss your chance to see firsthand how our nation was …

February 28, 2018

The Cranbrook History Centre cordially requests your attention and attendance at our one of a kind 1867 Gala Supper on March 10, 2018. This event is not for the faint of heart, but for the gentlemen and ladies that are eager to immerse themselves in th …

February 20, 2018

Tickets are still available for our 1867 Gala Supper on March 10, 2018! There will be a 7 course meal catered by the Heidout, period actors, and more. Tickets are $100/person (with a $25 tax deductible receipt available) and the event will begin at 5:3 …

February 13, 2018

Happy Valentine’s Day from the Cranbrook History Centre! For all of you love birds out there, we will be offering a special promotion until the end of the month: Receive 50% off of engagement photos on the train cars if you book your photo shoot before …

February 8, 2018

The Cranbrook History Centre is pleased to present a remarkable experience to enjoy an evening out in style. Join us Saturday, March 10th for a one of a kind 1867 Gala Supper celebrating 150 years of Canada. This will include a seven-course meal catere …

January 27, 2018

Yesterday the Cranbrook History Centre received a wonderful, historic donation to our Archives.  Black Press has donated in excess of 200 bound copies of the Townsman, The Advertiser, and other local papers spanning the years 1971 to 2009. We are grate …