The Whitecourt and District Forest Interpretive Centre

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Whitecourt, AB T7S 1N6- Map It
Phone: (780) 778-3433

AAA Editor Notes

The Whitecourt and District Forest Interpretive Centre is 1 km (.6 mi.) e. on Hwy. 43. The center includes multimedia exhibits detailing the role of the forest in the evolution of Whitecourt. Visitors can view a storyboard describing the manufacturing process of wood products, a tepee, and a variety of wood artifacts and tools. Next to the building, Heritage Park re-creates an early 20th-century logging town through a collection of restored buildings and vehicles. Tools and other artifacts from this period also are on display.</br>Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. </br>
Donations. Reservations are required for guided tours.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:30-6, Sat.-Sun. and holidays 11-6, early June-late Sept.; Mon.-Fri. 8:30-4:30, rest of year. Closed statutory holidays in winter. Allow 30 minutes minimum.