Lacombe Days at the Lacombe Museums

 

Celebrate Lacombe Days at the Lacombe Museums!

July 25 - July 28th, 2019

Image

DAY 1: Thursday, July 25, 2019 
Museum Tours – Blacksmith Shop Museum, 10am - 5pm
Learn about the history of Lacombe’s blacksmiths and watch live demonstrations.

Skills for Homesteaders – Blacksmith Shop Museum, 1pm - 4pm

Try your luck at panning for gold and/or create traditional heritage rope!

Walking Tour – Michener House Museum, 7pm
Learn about Lacombe’s history on a guided tour of the buildings and murals in downtown. Tour leaves from the Michener House Museum at 7pm and lasts for approximately 1.5 hours.

Image Image

 

DAY 2: Friday, July 26, 2019

Museum Tours – Blacksmith Shop Museum, 10am - 5pm
Learn about the history of Lacombe’s blacksmiths and watch live demonstrations.

Museum Tours – Michener House Museum, 10am - 5pm
Learn about the history of Lacombe’s oldest residence and Canada’s 20th Governor General.

Walking Tour – Michener House Museum, 10am
Learn about Lacombe’s history on a guided tour of the buildings and murals in downtown. Tour leaves from the Michener House Museum at 10am and lasts for approximately 1.5 hours.

Skills for Homesteaders – Michener House Museum, 1pm - 4pm
Try your hand at some pioneer skills including making butter, washing on a washboard, and doing fiber crafts.

Image

 

DAY 3: Saturday, July 27, 2019

Museum Tours – Blacksmith Shop Museum, 10am - 5pm
Learn about the history of Lacombe’s blacksmiths and watch live demonstrations.

Museum Tours – Michener House Museum, 10am - 5pm
Learn about the history of Lacombe’s oldest residence and Canada’s 20th Governor General.

Walking Tour – Michener House Museum, 11am
Learn about Lacombe’s history on a guided tour of the buildings and murals in downtown. Tour leaves from the Michener House Museum at 10am and lasts for approximately 1.5 hours.

Cedar Shingle Branding – Blacksmith Shop Museum, 10am-5pm
Have a custom cedar shingle branded right before your eyes. $5 donation per design.

Art in the Garden – Michener House Museum, 10am - 12pm
Choose from a selection of art supplies and create some beautiful art. Free, drop-in program.

4th Annual Chalk Mural Contest – Michener House Museum, 1pm - 4pm
Create some beautiful chalk art on the sidewalks outside the Michener House for your chance to win a prize! Costs $1 to participate.

Skills for Homesteaders – Blacksmith Shop Museum, 1pm - 4pm
Try your hand at some pioneer skills including making butter, washing on a washboard, and doing fiber crafts.

Image Image

 

DAY 4: Sunday, July 28, 2019

Museum Tours – Blacksmith Shop Museum, 10am - 5pm
Learn about the history of Lacombe’s blacksmiths and watch live demonstrations.

Museum Tours – Michener House Museum, 10am - 5pm
Learn about the history of Lacombe’s oldest residence and Canada’s 20th Governor General.

Walking Tour – Michener House Museum, 11am
Learn about Lacombe’s history on a guided tour of the buildings and murals in downtown. Tour leaves from the Michener House Museum at 10am and lasts for approximately 1.5 hours.

Skills for Homesteaders – Michener House Museum, 1pm - 4pm
Try your hand at some pioneer skills including making butter, washing on a washboard, and doing fiber crafts.

Skills for Homesteaders – Blacksmith Shop Museum, 1pm - 4pm
Try your luck at panning for gold and/or create traditional heritage rope!

Upcoming Events

See our 2019 Summer Season calendar of events, including workshops, drop in programs and special events (Canada Day, Historic Places Day, Lacombe Days, Open Farms Days, and so much more) below!

We are on the Socials!
Facebook, Twitter & Instagram

Additional Activities at the Lacombe Museums

Michener House Museum
Blacksmith Shop Museum
  • Museum Tours
  • Family-friendly Crafts
  • Old Fashioned Carnival Games
  • Museum Tours
  • Live Blacksmithing Demos
  • Cedar Shingle Branding - $5