Museums & Heritage Sites
Local Museums & Heritage Sites
Lac La Biche Mission National Historic Site
67453 Mission Road | Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily from May long weekend to end of August. Closed Mondays.
The Lac La Biche Mission was an important landmark of the fur trade era and the colonial age that followed. Take a guided tour of this picturesque National Historic Site, complete with heritage buildings and informative exhibits.
780-623-3274 | laclabichemission.com
Lac La Biche Museum
9910 101 Avenue, Lac La Biche | Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily from May to August (Monday-Friday only for the remainder of year)
Immerse yourself in the backstory of Lac La Biche Region, from prehistory to modern times at the Lac La Biche Museum. Discover the people and events that shaped our community, like explorer David Thompson and the voyageurs, meet the wildlife of the boreal forest and take an up-close look at unique local treasures that have stories all their own.
780-623-1727 / laclabichemuseum.com
Mini Parc Héritage Park
101 Avenue, Plamondon
You’ve heard of strolling down memory lane. It’s a literal thing to do in this quaint park, filled with miniature replicas of Plamondon’s early buildings and homesteads that invite you to take a nostalgic walk through history at this heritage site.
Call 780-798-3478 or visit the Festival Centre to request access.
Plamondon District Museum
98 Avenue, Plamondon | Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday during summer
Artifacts on display at Plamondon District Museum range from 20 years old to 20 million years old! The museum also hosts local Indigenous artifacts and Indigenous genealogy records from 1810 to 2008, as well as pioneer family genealogies dating from 1908.
Portage College Museum of Aboriginal Peoples’ Art & Artifacts
9531 94 Avenue, Lac La Biche (inside Portage College) | Open Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Portage College Museum of Aboriginal Peoples' Art & Artifacts is home to nearly 2,000 traditional and contemporary Indigenous art pieces, including the world’s only permanent collection of works by Professional Native Indian Artists Inc.
Take a self-guided exploration of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit art displays, or call ahead to arrange an in-depth guided tour. Alternatively, join a workshop to craft your very own souvenir or purchase a one-of-a-kind masterpiece from the gallery store.
780-623-6693 | portagecollege.ca/museum