Where History Comes Alive

Pioneer Farm Life Theme Days

An event designed as a school field trip destination to give students a first-hand opportunity to experience rural life as it was in Alberta in the early 20th century

Exhibits and Activities Include:

  • A tour of our Grain Academy
  • Sewing and quilting
  • A working blacksmith shop
  • Washing clothes with hand-powered washing machines
  • Threshing crew bunk house and cook car
  • A one-room school house
  • Antique tractors and farm equipment
  • Kerosene-fired egg incubators
  • Horses and horse-drawn wagons
  • Antique cars and trucks
  • Hand-operated water pumps
  • Rope making
  • A wagon ride
  • Farm animals
  • Crafts
  • Other exhibits as available

To have your class attend, you must register ahead of time. Please send us an email or give us a call. Our curator will be happy to work with you to make all the arrangements.

Other dates are available if you can’t make this one. Please ask for more information.

Event Admission:

  • Students, teachers, and supervisors: $6.00
  • All others: $15.00


9:30 am to 3:00 pm