Recollections of St. Albert

A Storied Past: Recollections of St. Albert 

A Storied Past is a program to document, share and preserve the history of St. Albert through personal stories. The stories are meant to inform, educate and delight residents and visitors and will be preserved for future generations.


Locations in St. Albert were chosen based on:

  • Existing historical information such as photos, oral and written history
  • Accessibility by walking, biking or transit
  • Social and Entertainment value
  • Historical relevancy to the community

The following locations in St. Albert were chosen:

  1. The Brickyard
  2. Interurban Railway
  3. Edmonton Canoe Club
  4. Lorne Akins Farm and Ranch
  5. St. Albert Botanic Park
  6. Old Town Hall
  7. Centennial Library
  8. Flour Mill
  9. St. Albert United Church
  10. Ducky Dome

Next Steps

The next steps for this project will include fact-checking the information submitted, formalizing the stories through creative writing and sharing the stories with the public. 


Last edited: December 9, 2019