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Pioneer Days

Steam Engines

Antique Tractors

Antique Cars

Pioneer Buildings

Special Events 

Autumn Festival



Members in good standing with:

Spirit of the Peace Museums Network

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
This 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 15th  to
  August 28th

every day from 10:00 A.M. to
6:00 P.M.
Daily Admissions are:
$5.00 each
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.

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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.
Join us 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.
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Other heritage demonstrations include soap and butter making, heritage crafts, rope making, wool carding, lard rendering, clay oven baking and milk separating.
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 Pioneer Days
July 16 and 17, 2016
8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Daily Admissions are:
Ages 12 and over $10.00
  Youth ages 7-12 $5.00
 Ages 6 and under free
  Camping is FREE for this weekend ONLY (unserviced).
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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.                          

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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 reservations.

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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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