Collect, Preserve, Interpret & Exhibit
A non-profit charitable organization, the Lacombe & District Historical Society provides programs and services directly to the public through the operation of the Michener House Museum & Archives and the Lacombe Blacksmith Shop Museum in historic downtown Lacombe.
Purchase your own self-guided walking tour book available at the Michener House Museum or at our gift-shop, located on the main floor of the Flatiron Building today for only $10.00! This self-guided booklet features pictures and information on the significant buildings and murals located in Lacombe's historic downtown. This book also makes a great gift and keepsake!
Free brochures for various self-guided tours are available at all of the Museums include:
Visit our Virtual Exhibits
Join us as we commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the end of the Second World War by sharing stories from the Lacombe region during the War.
Tracing over 100 years of history of a vital aspect of the economic, agricultural, & social community of the area, join us as we rediscover the Lacombe Experimental Station.
May 5th, 2020 marks the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Holland. In our ongoing tribute to honour Canadian war efforts, we share their incredible stories.
Ever wondered how the businesses of downtown Lacombe have evolved over the years? Explore the Kanngieser Building from the first business in 1907 to 2020!
With panoramic images, virtual tours & video ‘Reflections on Vimy’ explores what the Battle of Vimy Ridge, and what it means to the residents of Lacombe.