Learning at All Ages
Join us for ever-changing activities that use our amazing collections and superb exhibitions as the starting point for fun family learning.
SUMMER DROP-IN PROGRAMS
Over the summer months, check the activities listed below to see when you can churn your own butter & learn to spin wool, or try your hand at traditional blacksmithing techniques in Alberta's oldest operating Blacksmith Shop!
Book a group tour (perfect for out of town guests or special interest groups on bus tours), or join us during our Evening Walking Tours offered the last Thursday of every month over the summer season.
Group Tours are $50.00 to book
Please contact us as 403-782-3933 for availability
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:
Join us on weekdays over the summer season for fun hands-on learning at the
Lacombe Blacksmith Shop Museum & the Michener House Museum.
Open to all ages, learn essential skills every homesteader needs to know including:
· Knot Tying · Rope Making
· Farrier Skills · Gold Panning
· Washing, Carding & Spinning Wool
· Local Plants & Gardening · Making Butter
Enjoy a morning of painting, drawing, and creating in the garden at Michener House.
Ideal for families, you can let your imaginations run wild! All art supplies are provided.
FALL DROP-IN PROGRAMS
During our Off Season, join us on Saturdays when we welcome all ages and abilities to participate in our programs.
Work with our skilled staff and volunteers to learn skills for homesteaders, old timey games & work on crafts and projects with your family!