Simons, Paula
March 2012
Alberta Views;Mar2012, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p30
The article offers information on the historical stories behind the displays at the Royal Alberta Museum (RAM). The said museum has been idled due to political issues and neglect until the latter part of 1960. RAM has been noted for its historic artifacts, fossils, and other antiques that have been keep for longer years. The renovation plans for the museum is also reported.


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