Volunteer at the Musée profile: Meet Sarah

Hello! My name is Sarah, I’m 16 years old and I’ve been volunteering at the museum since last summer. I originally decided to start volunteering at the museum because I’m at that time in my life where we have to start to think about what our careers are going to be.  I thought about going […]

Buffalo-Bison-Paskwa Moostoos outreach program with Edmonton Public Library

Once again, the Musée Héritage Museum has been invited to present a program at all Edmonton Public Library locations this summer!  The hour long drop in program is called: Buffalo-Bison-Paskwa Moostoos This year the program is all about an amazing animal, the bison, and how Indigenous Peoples used the bison from the nose to the […]

From the Archives: St. Albert Booster

The St. Albert Booster was a weekly newspaper published in the 1980s. It later became Saint City News, which closed its doors in 2011. While processing the records of Margaret Plain, we were excited to find two issues of the St. Albert Booster! We do not have many issues of the St. Albert Booster or […]

“Style” – New photo exhibit at Red Willow Place

The Musée Héritage Museum has been working with the St. Albert Seniors Association installing photo exhibits at Red Willow Place in downtown St. Albert.  The large wall at this location is perfect for this kind of display and all of the photographs come from the Musée Héritage Museum archives.  We had installed two photo exhibits […]

Great Canadian Flag Debate Contest 2018

Canada Day at the Little White School was a lot of fun this year! As in previous years, we ran our “Great Canadian Flag Debate” contest, which asks participants to come up with a new, creative design for the Canadian Flag. This contest hearkens back to 1964, when the Canadian government was deciding on a […]