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Historic Attractions and Things to Do in Edmonton
Wondering what to do in Edmonton when you travel to Edmonton or travel to Alberta? If you want to learn about Alberta’s history in a fun, interactive way, visit these fun Edmonton attractions and take a step back in time!
Alberta Aviation Museum
Discover why Alberta has been deemed the “Gateway to the North” in this exciting attraction that showcases the incredible progress of technology and the culture of flight, through interactive tours, artifacts, and exhibits.
Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village
Watch costumed interpreters re-enact the routines associated with pre-1930s lifestyles, step inside a sod house, wander a farmstead zone, witness a fully-functioning grain elevator, go for a wagon ride, and test your hand at some old-fashioned activities like grain grinding, quilting, and winnowing. Similar to outdoor living history museums like Fort Edmonton Park and Heritage Park — definitely worth a visit to experience a great historical attraction in Alberta!
Royal Alberta Museum
Explore Alberta’s history through a variety of feature and permanent exhibits and activities for all ages at one of Canada’s most popular museums. This summer, uncover the history of Chinese Restaurants in the prairies, as well as unique chair designs and architecture from across North America.