Norwegian Laft Hus

Come and visit the Laft Hus, a centre for the preservation and study of material relating to the life and culture of Norwegian Canadians.

Address:
4402-47 Avenue 4402-47 Ave. Red Deer, Alberta Canada T4N 6T4
Directions:
Heritage Square, south of Red Deer Museum behind the Recreation Centre
Phone Number:
(403) 347-2055
Website:
Email:
norwegianlafthus@gmail.com
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RMP_Logo_Colour_2015-20The NORWEGIAN LAFT HUS is a log house with a sod roof, a replica of a 18th century farmhouse from the Numedal district in Norway.

the Laft Hus is a tourist attraction, museum, and cultural centre. It is a non-profit organization managed by volunteers who keep it open to the public year round.

The Laft Hus has a growing collection of antiques and replicas of items used by Norwegian immigrants. Courses are offered to the public in Norwegian arts, crafts and cooking. A small “Butikk” sells crafts, books, and many gift items, as well as traditional Norwegian cooking equipment.

Hours and Admission:

Open Wednesdays 9:00 - 3:00 Year round

NEW COVID Opening July 2, 2020 - August

Tuesday - Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday,  12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Admission by donation.

http://www.norwegianlafthussociety.ca

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

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