LACOMBE REGIONAL TOURISM
The Michener House Museum and Archives, the birthplace of the Right Honourable Roland Michener, is the oldest remaining residence in Lacombe.
Blacksmith Shop Museum,
Location: 5020-49th (Glass) Street, Lacombe, one block east of Michener House Museum and Archives.
Info: Open for special events and by appointment from Victoria Day through Labour Day, Tuesday to Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Admission is free; donations are welcome. 403-782-3933.
Built in 1902, Lacombe's blacksmith shop is the oldest operational blacksmith facility in Alberta.
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It is one of only two Alberta blacksmith shops to remain in the locations where they were first built. The museum contains blacksmithing artifacts and a working shop. Call the museum ahead of time if you would like to book a tour or a hand-forging demonstration.