Didsbury and District Museum

The museum was originally an school that was built in 1907. It features a classroom, train station benches and many other items from the area

2110 – 21 Avenue Box 1175 Didsbury, Alberta Canada T0M 0W0
Hours of operation Summer Hours Wednesday - Saturday 10 - 4 pm
Phone Number:
(403) 335-9295

AMA_Recognized2019-24CJourney back through the rich history of Didsbury’s first pioneers from its first settlement (1894) through its role in the coming of the railroad, the Dominion Land Survey, area land rush and immigration.

Step into the original two-storey brick and sand-stone School House,built in 1907.   A magnificently built and preserved building.   The Museum was a a place where the children gathered to learn and socialize; a temporary hospital during the influenza epidemic of 1918,and a training area for men and wormen during World War 11.   Puruse through a superb photographic collection of original farmsteads, local businesses and families.

Hours and Admission:

Tuesday -Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 pm

Saturday, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

May 17 - September 6, 2020

Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Also open by appointment

Admission by donation.


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

Category: Museum