Heritage Sites Moment: Current projects

 

The train station is located at the St. Albert Grain Elevator park site and sits alongside  two restored grain elevators originally built in 1906 and 1929.

The station was built in 2005 to serve as a visitor centre, gift shop and meeting space.  This building also provides indoor space for education and community programming as well as small community gatherings.

ACTIVITY: Travel across Canada by train in the 1920’s (CP Rail 1920s)

While watching the short film, see if you can discover answers to the following questions: CP Rail film questions

Answer key: CP Rail short film answers

Ever try a jigsaw puzzle online, follow  Grain elevator jigsaw puzzle to the Jigsaw Explorer site to find “An old grain elevator in Edmonton, Canada featured in this online jigsaw puzzle.”

You might also enjoy:

Grain elevator colouring page

Grain elevator maze

 

For more information about the heritage sites in St. Albert visit museeheritage.ca