Nanton

45-minute drive (76km) from the south side of Calgary on Highway 2.

What makes Nanton special is that it is home to some of the friendliest people you’ll meet. Nanton offers a rich and varied experience to each visitor. With the surrounding prairies to the east and picturesque rolling foothills to the west, you can be sure to experience Nanton’s authentic charm. Its museums, rodeos and antique shops make this destination a one-of-a-kind find. It’s a destination that is great for all age groups. Nanton is a cool little town where history lives.

Tours that include Nanton:

One-of-kind Finds
Prairie Past & Present
Spirits & Songs
The Big, Beautiful Loop Motorcycle Tour

 

Recommended Experiences:
Bomber Command Museum of Canada, the Museum of Miniatures, the historic Canadian Grain Elevator Discovery Centre, the Nanton Golf Club, Nanton Nite Rodeo, the Antique and Artwalk of Alberta

The Candy Store in Nanton is full of sweet temptations

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The Bomber Command Museum of Canada in Nanton

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Downtown Nanton is full of treasures

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Visit the Canadian Grain Elevator Discovery Centre in Nanton

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Feel the ROAR of Nanton's mighty Lancaster Bomber engines at the Bomber Command Museum of Canada

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The Candy Store in Nanton is full of sweet temptations

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Downtown Nanton is home to the famous Antique Walk

Downtown Nanton, Home to Nanton's famous Antique Walk

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Shop and explore the unique boutiques of Downtown Nanton

Nanton's Nite Rodeos are an exciting way to spend a summer evening

Golf in Nanton

The Museum of Miniatures in Nanton

Admire the beautiful works of art at Mosaic Art & Gift Gallery in Nanton

The Bomber Command Museum of Canada

Eat

  • Sweet Queen Burgers
  • Auditorium Cafe
  • Ken’s Restaurant
  • Big D’s Burger Shack
  • Wild Thyme Cafe
  • Beijing Restaurant
  • Ming’s Dynasty Restaurant
  • Stuthornes on Main
  • Haywired Coffee Shop

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