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If you are interested in early High River and area photographs, you will be delighted with our extensive photo archives. We are planning to have a selection from our photo collection online in the near future and available for ordering. In the meantime, images may be ordered in person, by phone or email.


The Museum of the Highwood has over 30,000 photographs of High River and the surrounding area in its distinguished collection, which spans over the last 125 years. Check back often to browse the photo library, as treasured photo from the past are added on a regular basis.

Happy Holidays!
The museum will be closed from December 24 to January 3, 2017.

2016 Advent Calendar from the Museum of the Highwood. Enjoy!

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Great fun at the museum in December!

Much better that fighting the crowds at the malls!

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Thank you, thank you, thank you to everyone who volunteered or participated in the Historic Homes Tour. The tour will be back in two years! High River is an amazing place and what a great weekend it was! Special thanks to Beautiful Blooms and River City Classics Car Club, you helped to put the finishing touches on this wonderful day. Thanks to Lorraine Hjalte for all of her gorgeous photography. hhtahhtbhhtchhtd


The Museum of the Highwood celebrates film-making in

Southern Alberta and the history of going to the movies.

This unique exhibit features props, artifacts and images

from locally created movies and television series

including HEARTLAND!!!

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Yup - the more things change ... two photos taken 113 years apart!

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 Virtual Tour
Enjoy a panoramic, interactive tour InView Solutions has created a scan of the station. Enjoy! Please come and visit us soon. We are open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on Sundays from noon to 4 p.m.   VIEW TOUR    
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