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Hours

Summer Hours

(From the beginning of the Victoria Day weekend to the Monday of Canadian Thanksgiving)

Open daily: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

Winter Hours

(From the day after Canadian Thanksgiving to the day before Victoria Day weekend)

Tuesday to Sunday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Closed:

  • Mondays, except for Family Day and Easter Monday
  • Christmas Eve (Dec. 24)
  • Christmas Day (Dec. 25)
  • Boxing Day (Dec. 26)
  • New Year's Day (Jan. 1)

 

Location

Address

6426 – 40 Ave
Box 6360
Wetaskiwin, Alberta, Canada
T9A 2G1

Reynolds-Alberta Museum is located 2 kilometres west of Wetaskiwin on Hwy 13 West.

Estimated travel time:

  • Edmonton (south side) - approximately 45 minutes (65 km)
  • Camrose - approximately 40 minutes (40 km)
  • Red Deer - approximately 90 minutes (109 km)

Visit the Google map to see our location.

Admission

Families (2 Adults and up to 8 Youth): $35
Adults: $13
Seniors: $11
Youth (age 7-17): $9
Children under 7: Free

We accept:

  • Cash
  • Debit
  • All major credit cards
  • No travelers cheques
  • Experience Alberta Pass
  • Cultural Access Pass
  • CFOne Card
  • Edmonton Attractions Pass
  • Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum membership passes

We encourage you to purchase advance tickets and passes.

Amenities

  • Free parking
  • RV (recreational vehicle) parking, but not overnight
  • Tour bus parking
  • Cruisers Café, from the May long weekend until Canadian Thanksgiving
  • Museum Store
  • Picnic tables on the grounds
  • Tourist information
  • No ATM onsite
  • Free WiFi
  • Meeting rooms and theatre
  • First aid room and certified staff
  • Available from the Museum Store:
    • Free wheelchairs (limited availability)
    • Free wagons for young children
    • Power scooters for rent

Group Bookings

How to Book

Telephone: 780-312-2071
Toll-free in Alberta: 310-0000 and enter 780-312-2071
Fax: 780-361-1239
E-mail: booking.reynolds@gov.ab.ca

When You Arrive

  • Please plan to arrive 10 minutes before your program begins.
  • Bus passengers can be dropped off at the main entrance and then park in bus parking.
  • Check in at admission:
    • You will need to know how many are in your group and how many supervisors.
    • Your bus driver will receive free admission to the museum.
    • Be prepared to pay for your program at this time or if you pre-paid, confirm your payment.
  • Groups will be asked to go into our main theatre where they will:
    • Receive a Welcome Orientation.
    • Watch a video introducing the facility and its themes (allow 30 minutes).
  • Bag lunches, backpacks, and coats can be stored in the coatroom.
  • Allow 10-15 minutes at the end of the program in order to organize your group before departure.

School Groups

  • We provide free admission for Alberta registered schools and Home Schools.
  • We offer a wide variety of curriculum-based programs.
  • Programs must be booked in advance and paid for on arrival.
  • Supervision and discipline are the responsibility of the school group leader.

Tour Groups

  • We offer a wide variety of tours and activities, or we can custom design an activity for your requirements.
  • Tour Groups that book in advance are eligible for bulk discounts on their admission:
    • 15-60 paid admissions will receive a 10% discount.
    • 61+ paid admissions will receive a 15% discount.

Accessibility

  • Infant change stations
  • Wheelchair accessibility
  • Identified service animals welcome
  • Scooters available for rental

Accommodation

Museum Store

  • Open regular Museum hours
  • A large selection of gift items
  • Shop online or in-store

Pets

  • Leashed pets are permitted on the Museum grounds but not in the buildings.
  • Identified service animals are permitted in the Museum buildings.
  • Do not leave your pets in your vehicle.

Visitor Tips

  • Plan to spend 2-4 hours at the Museum.
  • There are 2 separate buildings connected by a paved walkway.
  • There is no ATM onsite.
  • Check the weather for Wetaskiwin.
  • If you are visiting in our winter months, pack a lunch or plan to visit one of our local restaurants.
  • Bring your camera!
  • Check out our Events and Programs & Experiences.
  • BBQs are not permitted onsite.
  • Arrive early for Special Events to help avoid long line ups at admissions. Or better yet, purchase your admission tickets in advance.
  • Check out our interior and exterior site map.

Parking

  • Free parking
  • RV (recreational vehicle) parking, but not overnight
  • Tour bus parking
  • Handicap parking