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Permanent Gallery: Jasper’s history from 10,000 years ago; artifacts such as Curly Phillips’ canoe, the ice axe from Mt Alberta, and Métis beadwork by early Jasper resident Suzanne Swift. During summer, Alcove & Showcase Galleries feature exhibits of historical significance. Exhibits (Alcove): To May 29 Bryan Hannis Pottery masks and teapots. June 1-July 5 Sandy Robinson Landscape paintings. July 8-Sept 5 Rocky Mountain Women Discover the lives of these strong, adventurous pioneers. Sept 9-Jan 15 Cutting Ties in Jasper National Park Learn how railroad ties were cut and floated downstream in the 1920s. Exhibits (Showcase): To May 28 Lake Edith Artists Group show. June 3-Oct 30 Scientific Adventures in the Rockies Research on glaciers and tree rings. Archives. June-Sept daily, 10 am-5 pm; Oct-May Thurs-Sun, 10 am-5 pm. $6, sr/stu $5, family $13, -5 free, group discounts for 10+. Tax-free gift shop: local artists and many local history books.