Visitor Centre

Snapshots of canada

July 19 to September 24

Free Admission

From the trial of Métis leader Louis Riel to Paul Henderson's winning goal in the 1972 Summit Series, Snapshots of Canada explores unforgettable moments in our history. Fifty compelling images paired with texts by well-known Canadian authors, journalists and historians explore moments that range from high drama to simple joy – tangible reminders of the triumphs, failures and sacrifices that have shaped our country.

A travelling exhibition developed by the Canadian Museum of History and Canada's History.


Media inquiries: Tracey Sales, Communications
Legislative Assembly of Alberta | 780.415.9584 |


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Location and Exhibit Hours

Borealis Gallery

Legislative Assembly Visitor Centre
Edmonton Federal Building, Main floor, 9820-107 Street


Exhibit Hours

September 1 to May 31
Monday to Wednesday and Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Weekends and Holidays: Noon to 5 p.m.
June 1 to August 31
Monday to Wednesday and Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Weekends and Holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.