With the Queens Platinum Jubilee just around the corner, the province wants you to get out and celebrate! The best way to do that? Well, in addition to treating yourself to a big ol’ slice of cake, you and your family will be able to check out historic sites and museums all over Alberta FOR FREE this weekend only.
From iconic homes to dino bones, families will be able to explore some of our very best and brightest spots – all of which will fill your head and heart with memories and knowledge while giving your wallet a much-needed break.
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This weekend, between June 3rd and 5th admission to the following will be sans charge:
- Brooks Aqueduct
- Father Lacombe Chapel
- Fort George and Buckingham House
- Frank Slide Interpretive Centre
- Frog Lake provincial historic site
- Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump World Heritage Site
- Historic Dunvegan
- Leitch Collieries
- Lougheed House
- Oil Sands Discovery Centre
- Okotoks Erratic – ‘Big Rock’
- Provincial Archives of Alberta
- Remington Carriage Museum
- Reynolds-Alberta Museum
- Royal Alberta Museum
- Royal Tyrrell Museum
- Rutherford House
- Stephansson House
- Turner Valley Gas Plant
- Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village
- Victoria Settlement
It’s not every day you can check out Alberta’s museums for free, so take advantage! It’s going to be an exciting weekend.
Please note that some destinations listed above do require reserving a time slot before your visit, so please double-check before checking it out and enjoy!
For more information on provincial historic sites and museums, you can visit their website here.