Museum of the Highwood

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MOTH

Authorized form of name

Museum of the Highwood

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Irene Kerr

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Address

Street address

406 First Street S.W.

Locality

High River

Region

Alberta

Country name

Canada

Postal code

T1V 1M5

Telephone

(403) 652-7156

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Description area

History

The Museum of the Highwood based in High River, Alberta, established a separate collection of school yearbooks, school newspapers, and school literary magazines, to facilitate quick reference.

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The Museum of the Highwood acquires and preserves records of individuals and organizations from the Highwood area, including the Highwood River basin and the area enclosed by the perimeter of the Little Bow Basin on the North and East, and cut off on the South by Public Road #534.

Approximately 5 metres of textual records and 26,000 photographs. Inclusive dates are from the 1880s to the present.

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Opening times

Summer: (Victoria Day to Labour Day) Monday-Saturday, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Sunday 12:00 - 4:00 PM; Winter: (Labour Day to Victoria Day) Wednesday-Saturday, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Sunday 12:30 - 3:00 PM, Closed Mondays and Tuesdays

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Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

406 First Street S.W.
High River, Alberta
CA T1V 1M5