Dickson Store Museum

Embark on a captivating journey to a bygone era at the Dickson Store Museum, and discover the oldest Danish settlement in Western Canada. Immerse yourself in the nostalgic ambiance of the 1930s as you wander through the meticulously restored general store, post office, cold room, and living quarters. Inspired by the 17 Danish pioneers who courageously shaped its history in 1903, the Museum unfolds tales of homesteading triumphs and trials. Indulge your senses with old-fashioned candy, peruse local artisan crafts, and savour the delights of Foothills Ice Cream in the quaint Ice Cream Room. Join us in celebrating a rich cultural heritage that has stood the test of time, embracing resilience and community spirit. We invite you to discover the enduring legacy of a remarkable community and explore where the past comes to life!

  • Foothills Creamery Ice Cream
  • Tours by Costumed Interpreters
  • Picnic Area and Gazebo

Hours and Admission:

Mid-May – September
Monday - Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Admission by donation

Address: 1928 2 Ave, Spruce View, Alberta, Canada T0M 1V0
Directions: Hamlet of Dickson, 29 km west of Innisfail on Hwy 54, then 3.2 km south of Spruce View
Phone Number: (403) 728-3355