Step into the Saga with us! Explore acres of Gardens,
the authentic Viking Ship – Freydis Joanna, the Thomsen Pioneer Cabin, the Dagmar Pioneer Church, the Children’s Garden of Imagination, over 5,000 artifacts in the Museum Collection, and more! Enjoy Danish cuisine served in the living history Saga Café.
Relive shopping and living in the 1930’s at this unique museum built in 1909. The experience begins immediately when you are hit with the pungent odour of cheese and smell of fresh ground coffee. View the living quarters over the store. Make a purchase in the gift shop where you will hear the ring of the old cash register still used. End with a delicious ice cream or old fashioned candy.
Established in 1888 by Icelandic pioneers, Historic Markerville is a tribute to their hard work and energy.
Enjoy guided tours of the Creamery Museum and walking tours of the hamlet, ice cream or lunch in the Creamery courtyard or simply relax in this ‘Hidden Gem’ of Central Alberta.
Embark on an historic adventure and visit the historic home of Stephan G. Stephansson, Poet of the Rocky Mountains. Stephansson House, restored to its 1927 appearance, offers a glimpse at the life of this pioneer-poet and Alberta’s Icelandic heritage. Enjoy guided tours, events and interpretive programs when you visit.