Local History Since the 1890s

Located on the former site of the internationally renowned solonetzic soils research station of Agriculture Canada (1956-1995), the museum highlights the stories of local history, chronicling how the area’s unique social fabric, including its four largest pioneer groups – English, French, German, and Ukrainian – has contributed to the harmony of community life.

  • Father Valentin Végré & Vegreville’s francophone founders
  • Farm life & town life
  • Agricultural machinery outdoor exhibits
  • Town & country schools
  • Romanian & Ukrainian textiles
  • Local hospitals & school of nursing
  • and more…

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