Located on Highway 43 between Beaverlodge & Hythe

Box 493 Beaverlodge, Alberta, Canada, T0H 0C0

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Pioneer Days 2024








Welcome to the

South Peace Centennial Museum

June 2nd 2024

11:00AM – 4:00PM

Vintage Vehicles, Muscle Cars, Food Trucks, and so much more!

July 20th & 21st 2024

Step Back In Time

Breakfast starts at 8:00AM both days

Live Heritage Demonstrations and kids activities

Vintage Costumes Encouraged!

August 2, 3, & 4 2024

Christian music

Fun activities for the whole family


Saturday September 7th 2024

Breakfast 8:00am – 10:00am

Heritage family fun and games

Farmers Market

Heritage Demonstrations

Pioneer Days: Back In Time

Please join us in celebrating our local history this July. Pancake breakfast starts at 8am both Saturday and Sunday and runs until 10am. Do you have vintage apparel? Dress up and show us! Live heritage demonstrations will take place both days. Unserviced camping is available on site.


The South Peace Centennial Museum and Interpretive Centre has been operating since 1967.

This charming 40 acre agricultural pioneer village features hundreds of restored antique tractors, rare steam engines, stationary engines, horse drawn wagons, carriages and antique automobiles. Walk about the grounds to admire the gardens or browse the historic pioneer buildings full of antiques just the way they were years ago.

Visit the homesteaders’ cabins, trading post, church, school, grist mill, community hall, and general store. Experience a working day in the life of a pioneer strolling through the blacksmith shop, barn, carriage house and railway buildings.


Dig deep into our heritage and discover the skills, knowledge and wits of our forefathers, that have build this country without the power of modern technique, electricity or transportation.

Recent work includes the addition of a train ride attraction.

In 2022 the South Peace Centennial Museum celebrated its 55th anniversary. Now over 55 years of service and still going strong.

The museum features thousands of artifacts on display in our mission to “Preserve the Past ~ For the Future“.

2024 School Tours  – A ‘hands-on’ Museum experience for children

South Peace Centennial Museum is open by appointment for school groups from May 15 to June 30.  We offer a hands-on experience of pioneer life in northern Alberta.
Please contact Dorothy Lieverse at 780-354-8859 to book your group’s Museum experience!

Our Friday lunches are up and running starting July 5!

New management and 100% of the proceeds go directly to the museum.

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Located between Beaverlodge and Hythe

The South Peace Centennial Museum is located on Highway 43, in an area rich in heritage, it nestles at the foot of a hill just 2 km North West of Beaverlodge along Highway 43. Approximately another 90 km NW takes you to Dawson Creek, British Columbia, and the beginning of the Alaska Highway and the Hart Highway south to the BC interior. Directions

Beaverlodge is also the point of origin for the Monkman Pass Trail Driving Tour, home of the Euphemia McNaught Foundation and the Historic McNaught Homestead. It is located approximately 5 hours Northwest of Edmonton, on route to Alaska.

Museum Hours and Admission

Open from May 15 to the last Sunday in August

10 am to 6 pm daily


Daily Admission: By Donation

Events – Pioneer Days & Fall Festival: $10

Parking: free

Un-serviced camping fee $10/night

Please leave your pets at home