Strathcona County Museum & Archives 

Museums 

Guided Tour Parking Washrooms

Step into Sherwood Park's first fire hall and RCMP Station!  

Explore pioneer-themed exhibits enhanced with unique historical vignettes.  Our Village Square, modeled after a rural community, is the heart of the Museum.  Exhibits which include a General Store, Pioneer Kitchen, One-Room School, Parlour, Church, Barbershop, Aboriginal Room, and Blacksmith and Woodworking Shop line the perimeter of the Square. Featured special exhibits change regularly and include private collections from local residents.

Local driving tour pamphlets and A Brief History: Strathcona County are available for sale, as well as other local history books. 

 

Our annual events include:

  • Family Day Pancake Breakfast
  • Spooky Saturday
  • Remembrance Day Opening
  • Other events advertised throughout the year                                                                                                                             

 Permanant Collections and Exhibitions:

  • Pioneer-themed exhibits
  • Rotating special exhibits
  • Original artwork by local artist Aaron Paquette

 

 

  Programs:

 Guided and self-guided tours

 Community history program with lunch

Curriculum-based school programs 

Community programs (Guides, Scouts, etc)

Custom programs available upon request