The Food Trucks Are Coming… to St. Albert!

Come down to the St. Albert Grain Elevator Park this Friday August 29, 2014 from 5-9 PM for a NEW special event… The Food Trucks Are Coming! Along with 11 of the region’s tastiest food trucks (see list below), there will also be tours of the historic grain elevators, live music, a beer garden, and […]

Early published issues of the St. Albert Gazette are now available online

Front page of St. Albert Gazette, 1 Jan. 1949. Early issues of the St. Albert Gazette newspaper have been digitized and are now full-text searchable on the Peel’s Prairie Provinces website, split into the various incarnations of the paper: St. Albert Gazette, 1949 – 1953.St. Albert Gazette, 1961 – 1966.The Gazette, 1966 – 1970.St. Albert […]

Mission Hill Day 2014

Mission Hill area in St. Albert, [198-]. On August 17th, 2014, join us between noon and 4pm at the Father Lacombe Chapel to celebrate Mission Hill Day in St. Albert, Alberta . The Father Lacombe Chapel will be offering tours by costumed interpreters, homemade ice cream, musical guests, and historic demonstrations. Walk through the chapel, […]

Staff Profile: Project Archivist

My name is Jennifer Vickers. I came from London, Ontario in early May to begin work as a project archivist with the Musée Héritage Museum. My job has been to digitize oral histories that were originally recorded on cassette tapes.  I’ve learned a lot about St. Albert from listening to some its most important figures (including […]