PROJECTS AT THE MUSEUM

Past Projects

As a museum we are always looking at creative ways to generate revenue. Not only for operating costs but for actual restoration projects, event planning and travelling exhibit opportunities.

1999 = Ranger Station added to village

2003 = Reception Gallery built

2006 = World of Wildlife is built

2012 = Trapper Cabin (Replica) is built

2012 = Chapel (Replica) is built

2013 = Village Stage is built

2014 = Peace Pole installed

2014 = Digital Sign purchased

2015 = Fence Project begins

2015 = Art Mural Project begins

2016 = Barn repainted

2016 = Replace reception gallery and wildlife exhibit lights to LED

2017 = Ranger Station stove is restored

2017 = Ranger Station hole in roof gable repaired

2017 = Reception Gallery general store renovated

2017 = Pioneer House wooden sidewalk removed 

2017 = Ferryman House repaint

2017 = Director Office repainted

2017 = Refresh museum website

2018 = Bergen Schoolhouse steps replaced

2018 = Upgrade security system and emergency lighting

2019 = Reception Gallery roof replacement

2019 = Time Capsule

Current Projects

There is ALWAYS something to do here at the Sundre & District Museum. To ensure staff and guest safety, ground and facility maintenance is number one followed closely by collection care and restoration. Perhaps the most aggressive project we have underway is the: 

If you think you can help us financially please give our office a call. We do have charitable tax receipts available. 

 

Here are some other exciting projects we are working towards in the next coming months:

  • Village ground - irrigation lines

  • Village garden - identification

  • Village trees - trimming and falling

  • Tractor exhibit - restoration

  • Agriculture exhibit - shed cover

  • School house - repaint & chimney repair

  • School house - Bell tower maintenance

  • Pioneer house - ramp replacement

  • Reception Gallery - reception renovation

  • Reception Gallery - storage space

  • Collection Room - renovation

  • Digitize archives

  • Sidewalk from gallery to youth building

  • Transition from sidewalk to doorways to enable accessibility

  • Museum Branding

  • Museum Programming

CONTACT US

 

Phone: 403 638 3233

Fax: 403.638.3295

Email:sundremuseum@telus.net

ADDRESS

 

211 - 1st Ave SW

Box 314

Sundre, AB  T0M 1X0

HOURS

 

SUMMER: May 1

Monday – Sunday: 10AM - 5PM

WINTER: October 15

Closed Monday - Wednesday

Open Thursday - Sunday

10am - 4pm

ADMISSION

SUMMER MONTHS

Family $30

Adults $10

Seniors (65+) / Youth: $8

6 & under: FREE

ADMISSION

WINTER MONTHS

Family $25

Adults $8

Seniors (65+) / Youth: $6

6 & under: FREE

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The Sundre & District Historical Society would like to acknowledge that the Sundre & District Museum is located on Treaty 6 and 7 territories which have been the traditional meeting grounds, gathering place and travelling route for the Blackfoot Confederacy, Tsuu t'ina, Stoney Nakota and Region 3 Metis. We also wish to publicly acknowledge the many First Nations, Metis and Inuits whose footsteps have marked these lands for centuries.