Speaking of the Past
Drop by Gasoline Alley Museum for more engaging presentations that will bring to life the people, places and events that mark Western Canada’s colourful past.
Included with paid admission to Gasoline Alley.
Thursday, March 22 | 2:00 PM
You Might Remember This
Were you in Calgary in the 50’s, 60’s or 70’s? If you were, Local historian Doug Coats’ presentation is sure to get you reminiscing. If you weren't, you'll discover fire boxes and fallout shelters, test patterns and trolley buses, Safety Roundup and the Skywalk, Woodward’s and water towers.
Thursday, April 26 | 2:00 PM
QUARANTINE: Keep Out!
2018 marks the centennial of one of the darkest chapters in world history, the onset of the devastating influenza pandemic. Renowned storyteller and author Trudy Cowan reveals the impact of the flu on a small Southern Alberta community and how a little synagogue on the prairie was turned into an isolation hospital.
March 22 2:00 pm - March 15, 3:00 pm
Speaking of the Past: You Might Remember This
April 26 2:00 pm - April 26, 3:00 pm
Speaking of the Past: Quarantine: Keep Out!