Museum Moment: National Indigenous Peoples Day 2021

  June 21st is National Indigenous Peoples Day. In light of the recent findings in May 2021 of 215 unmarked burial sites on the former Residential School property in Kamloops, we are sharing some photos in the video above from the Archives at the Musée Héritage Museum.       St. Albert had two Indian […]

Heritage Sites Moment: Opening dates 2021

We are looking forward to welcoming visitors back to the St. Albert Grain Elevator Park and Historic River Lot 23 & 24 as of June 16th, 2021. Following safety protocols, we’ve been hard at work to get the site ready over the past year. The biggest changes will be found on River Lots 23 & […]

Archives Moment: #EmpoweringArchives – Archives Week 2021

This year’s Archives Week theme of #EmpoweringArchives refers to one of the key functions of archives. In order to understand the main themes addressed in the video above, it is important to look at the work that takes places in the archives and what archives do. Archives are institutions that collect original records and facilitate […]