Blacksmith Shop Museum
Tourism Region: David Thompson
The Lacombe Blacksmith Museum, built in 1904, is the only working Blacksmith on its original site in Alberta. The museum works had in hand with Michener House Museum, the birthplace of Rt. Hon. Roland Michener, Governor General of Canada from 1967 - 1974. The house was built in 1894 and has been restored to the period.
5036 - 51 Street, Lacombe, Alberta
donation box available
Working blacksmith equipment circa 1900s.
Many tools and items used in the early days when farming was done with horses.
Approximate number of objects in the collections: 100s
Services & Activities
Demonstrations of authentic blacksmithing techniques circa 1900.
: Age 5-11 (k-6)
: Age 12-17 (7-13)(Quebec: Secondary 1-CEGEP)
Close to downtown Lacombe. Shopping and restaurants within walking distance.
Volunteer Services Available •
Volunteer Training Offered
Number of Volunteers: 1
Activities: We only have one volunteer that is trained to use the equipment in the shop.
None on site.
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Publications & Products
None at this site.
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