September to April we are open Wednesday to Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and in May to August Monday to Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The High Prairie and District Museum is located in the town of High Prairie as the Gateway to the Peace. The Museum's exhibits tell the history of the Town and Big Lakes County; from precontact, with exhibits of locally collected stone tools and fossils, to current community themes. The Museum is an accredited Alberta Visitor Information Centre. We carry an immense selection of travel brochures, guides and Peace Area Museum information.
Overlooking the North Saskatchewan River, this museum and historical site has eight heritage buildings with period furnishings and artifacts that tell the history of the Fort Saskatchewan area.
The largest railway park in Alberta - third largest in Canada - features a terminal with a station, water tank, locomotive and car shops, as well as exhibits from 1899 through the 1950s. With more than 75 train cars and locomotives, this outdoor working prairie rail yard is a fun hands-on family experience.
Rolling foothills, intimidating mountains, pre-historic hoodoos, emerald lakes and fascinating arts, Alberta is home to a changing landscape and an array of activities. We explore diverse scenery on this 11-night tour, from the majestic mountains of the Canadian Rockies to the prairie lands and coulee landscapes of the Badlands.
Welcome to the Hangar Flight Museum, holding a historically-significant collection of airplanes and helicopters sure to delight aviation enthusiasts. Enjoy a family admission of $32, which includes two adults and up to four children aged 17 and under, a value of $56 if purchased separately.
Book Rocky Mountain House camping now for summer. Camp in comfort. Cook bannock and trapper’s tea over a fire. Immerse yourself in the lifestyle of the fur trade. Includes Fur Trade Camp Kit: bison hide, period cooking kit, flint/steel fire-starting kit, bannock mix, trapper’s tea, spices, oil and soap.
Last day of the regular season. Enjoy the gardens and all exhibits with family and friends on the last day of the season. Bookings for workshops, retreats and gatherings can be made in off-season.
Don’t miss this opportunity to buy a hand-crafted metal work of art! Meet more than 55 exceptional artists as they display and sell their work. See hand-crafted items created from sterling silver, copper, and Damascus Steel. Purchase stunning jewelry, custom knives, chainmaille, sculptures, outdoor and indoor décor, and more.
There’s a new and exciting series of evening events taking place at the Alberta Legislature and Visitor Centre. Visitors can look forward to an array of guest speakers, film screenings, free concerts and more. Every Thursday from 6 p.m.