Victoria Settlement Provincial Historic Site

58161 Range Rd. 171A
Smoky Lake, AB T0A 3C0- Map It
(780) 656-2333
SAVE 10% on admission

AAA Editor Notes

Victoria Settlement Provincial Historic Site is 10 km (6 mi.) s. on Hwy. 855 and 6 km (3.6 mi.) e. on Victoria Tr. to 58161 Range Rd. 171A. Settlement began in 1862 as a Methodist mission. A Hudson's Bay Co. fur-trading post soon followed, and by the beginning of the 20th century the village was known as Pakan. Guided tours are offered of the 1906 Methodist Church and the 1864 Clerk's Quarters, which is furnished with pioneer articles. A video presentation describes local history. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$5; $4 (ages 65+); $2 (ages 7-17); $14 (family, two adults and their children).
AAA Benefit:
Initially founded as a Methodist mission, the Hudson's Bay Company later established Fort Victoria to trade with the First Nations people. Learn the whole story as you tour the 150 years old Clerk's House. We're open May 15 to Labour Day
Hours: Thurs.-Tues. 10-5, May 15-Labour Day.