Grande Prairie's one-stop destination for local history. From early pioneers, Indigenous peoples, dinosaurs, and railways, to minerals, military artifacts, antiques and motorcycles. We have it all! Located in beautiful Muskoseepi Park, (102 Street at 102 Avenue) we are open 7 days a week, year-round and admission is always FREE.

Museum Galleries

The Grande Prairie Museum opened in 1971 with a focus on preserving the pioneer history of the area.  Approximately 55,000 items belong in the Museum's overall collection.

The museum offers a high level of accessibility and is suitable for all ages. Our galleries feature both temporary and permanent exhibits including features from the prehistoric area, the first homesteads of the Peace Region, and more modern times.  

Our Mel Rodacker/ Isabell Campbell Gallery houses featured, rotating exhibits throughout the year. 

Heritage Village

The Museum has an adjoining Heritage Village that is open May through September (weather dependant) and contains 13 heritage structures from the Peace Region.

South Peace Regional Archives

The Museum is also home to the South Peace Regional Archives (SPRA). Established in 2000, they were the first regional archives in Alberta and are available to answer your local genealogical and historical questions.

The Grande Prairie Museum is open 7 days a week, year-round and admission is always FREE!

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