Museum Site Map
Members in good standing with:
Spirit of the Peace Museums Network
Alberta Museums Association
Grande Prairie RegionalTourism Association
Beaverlodge Chamber of Commerce
Western Canadian Wheelwright Association
Alberta Grain Elevator Society
Historical Society of Alberta
Heritage Boiler Association- Alberta
Canadian Museums Association
"Preserve the Past ~ For the Future"
Operating since 1967
charming 40 acre agricultural pioneer village features hundreds of
restored antique tractors, rare steam engines, stationary engines,
horse drawn wagons, carriages and antique automobiles. Walk about the
grounds to admire the gardens or browse the historic pioneer buildings
full of antiques just the way they were years ago. Visit the
homesteaders' cabins, trading post, church, school, grist mill,
community hall, and general store. Experience working a day in
the life of a pioneer strolling through the blacksmith shop, barn,
carriage house, and railway buildings. Restoration work in
progress includes a Pioneer elevator recently moved to the site.
The museum features thousands of artifacts on display in our mission to
"Preserve the Past ~ For the Future".
Season opens from May 15 to
mid September 15 2013
every day from 10:00 A.M. to
Daily Admissions are:
Children 6 and under free
(Cash Only, NO ATM)
Camping is $10.00 per day (unserviced).
During this time the machinery is not running, but they are all available for viewing, along with the displays in the buildings.
|Parking and unserviced
camping is available
throughout the museum open season. The food booth is operational
during the season for those who are hungry or thirsty.
The museum site is wheelchair accessible.
A playground for the children is available.
Please Note:Visitors Pets are not allowed within the museum site, except for Service animals for people with disabilities.
for Pioneer Days, the weekend of
the third Sunday of
July. Sunday features our
steam engine and tractor parades. During the weekend you can see the
dynamometer, buzz saw, the log planer, bundle threshing, plowing,
blacksmithing, wheelwright and horse drawn wagon rides.
Other heritage demonstrations include soap and butter making, heritage crafts, rope making, wool carding, lard rendering, clay oven baking and milk separating.
July 20 and 21, 2013
10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Daily Admissions are:
$10.00 FOR EVERYONE
Ages 6 and under free
Camping is FREE for this weekend ONLY (unserviced).
(NO ATM, CASH ONLY)
The Special Events Committe have several events planned for the museum this year. Please follow the Special Eventslink for more information as to events, times, and all the fun your family can have at the museum this year.
|The South Peace Centennial Museum specializes in group
tours of Seniors, Schools, Birthdays, Anniversaries,
Travel Tours. Phone the Museum at 780-354-8869 for more details and
The museum is located 2 Km north of Beaverlodge, Alberta on Highway 43, on route to Mile "0"and Alaska. Please see location map for directions to the museum site.
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page last updated Feb 2013