Dr. Herb & Lenore Andrews Virtual Museum

The Prince Albert Historical Society is grateful to Lenore and Herb Andrews for providing the resources to publish our collection on the web.
read more

Serjeant Gallery

Serjeant Gallery Prince Albert is celebrating its 150th Anniversary since Rev. James Nisbet founded the settlement. However, their land was occupied by Aboriginal people for the last 10,000 years.
read more

Group Presentations

One of our volunteers will be happy to make a presentation about Prince Albert's history to your group.
read more

Archival Research

With over 12,000 photographs, 300,000 negatives, and 12,000 documents, the Bill Smiley archive is a significant source of information for Prince Albert and area.
read more

Happy Holidays!

Thank you to all donors and visitors to the Prince Albert museums in 2018! There were over 10,000 visitors in 2018.

From the staff and Historical Society board and membership, Happy Holidays! We will see you in 2019.

The Museums and Society office will be closed from Saturday, December 22 to January 2, 2019. The Historical Museum will reopen Thursday, January 3rd at 9am.

 November 11th: World War I presentation

Sunday, November 11th, 2018 marks 100 years since World War I ended.  The museum will be open from 1:00-4:00 pm that day.  A presentation by Lorraine Brassard and Connie Gerwing, "Prince Albert in World War I", will start at 2:00 pm.  Free admission to the museum and presentation.  More ...

The Historical Society would like to thank the Government of Canada, Museums Assistance Program for the grant of $25,000. This grant helped to purchase storage systems for our archival and artefact collection as well as a display case for the Indigenous dugout canoe.  Watch for pictures of the before and after!


The museums have closed for the summer and winter hours are in effect.  Office hours at the Historical Museum are Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm.

The Police & Corrections, Evolution of Education, and Diefenbaker House museum locations are available by appointment.  Call 306 764-2992 during office hours.


Effective February 13, 2018, the PA Historical Society has instituted a new fee structure. Below are the new addmission fees. For other fees, please contact the museum directly.

Admission                                                                                      Day Rate (if you want to visit more than two museums)

            Age 12+         $4.00/person                                                                    $10.00/person

            Age 6-12        $2.00/person                                                                    $5.00/person

            Under 6          Free                                                                                  Free

            Family            $10.00 (up to 6 people)                                                     $25.00

            Schools          $2.00/student (teachers and supervisors)


volunteer image

Are you looking for something new to do? The Historical Society is looking for new members/volunteers. Contact the Historical Society office if you are interested in local history, using your creative side to plan displays and exhibits, or interested in adding your expertise to the Society (Human Resources, Governance, IT/Social Media). We look forward to hearing from you!


  • supporter logo
  • supporter logo
  • supporter logo
  • supporter logo
  • supporter logo