St. Albert Grain Elevator Park’s Dominion Day and Father Lacombe Chapel’s Oh Canada!

Silver Grain Elevator, 1990 Photograph courtesy of Musée Héritage Museum, St. Albert Historical Society fonds Tomorrow will be the first day that visitors can step into the silver grain elevator in over a year.  Both the grain elevators have been undergoing restoration since the spring of 2010. Although the silver elevator opens tomorrow, the grand […]

The Mission Makers Opening Tomorrow

The curator has been working hard preparing an exhibit which will open tomorrow.  The exhibit is entitled The Mission Makers and features Albert Lacombe, OMI and Alexandre Taché, OMI, two oblates who began the mission in St. Albert.  We’ve included in this blog post some photos of the exhibit set-up.  The exhibit opens Saturday June […]

Happy International Archives Day!

The archives at the Musée Héritage Museum would like to highlight one of its projects in honour of International Archives Day.  The archives has recently begun processing photographs donated from the St. Albert Historical Society.  This photograph collection consists of over 1000 photographs ranging from the 1880s to 1970s.  With the help of the Archives […]