Bowden Pioneer Museum

The collection Bowden Pioneer Museum includes a large photographic collection, pioneer items, military items, a small archive, and rocks and fossils.

2201-19 Avenue Box 576 Bowden, Alberta Canada T0M 0K0
Phone Number:
(403) 224-2122

 Bowden Pioneer Museum Exterior (image copyright Bowden Pioneer Museum)

May 24, 1904, ‘Bob’ Hoare opened a photo studio in Bowden... leaving a remarkable history of pioneer life in photos. Come explore our past!  While you’re here, visit the Irene M. Wood Avon Collection of 6000 plus pieces, or The Alberta Provincial Eastern Star Historical Exhibit. Plus much more. Something for Everyone. Young & Younger.

Then visit our Boutique.  Bowden Pioneer Museum is well worth the STOP! On your ‘Country Drive’ other nearby
attractions: Alberta Nursery, Bowden Sun Maze, Edgar Farms, Vitality Crystals, Red Lodge Guest Ranch, Pearson Berry Farm and much more.

Hours and Admission

Last Saturday in May - August 31
Wednesday and Friday,11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Thrift Store
Wednesday and Friday, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Admission By donation - Children under 6 free

Last modified on June 25, 2020  by Unlock the Past with Central Alberta Regional Museum Network

Category: Museum