For generations, the inspirational landscape of Banff has intrigued artists and helped turn Banff into a thriving arts and culture centre. Banff is home to cultural gems such as the Banff Centre and the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, as well as multiple private art galleries and live music venues. Visit Banff Lake Louise Tourism for a complete listing.
The Town Hall Art Gallery showcases work by local artists and was created by the Banff Community Art Committee.
Buskers are a common sight in Banff during the summer months. The Town of Banff welcomes buskers, but each must obtain a busking permit from Town Hall. Call 403.762.1218 for details.
The Banff Community Art Committee develops public art funding and oversees the selection and installation of public art that animates the streets and public areas of Banff.