Located at:5020-49th Street (Glass Street), Lacombe AB
(403) 782-3933 at the Michener House Museum
HistoryBuilt in 1902, the Blacksmith Shop Museum is the oldest operational Blacksmith Shop in Alberta today. It is still located on the original site. Much of the original machinery in the blacksmith shop is in operating condition.
Purchased by the Lacombe and District Historical Society in 1991, the blacksmith shop was restored as a museum.
The Lacombe Blacksmtih Shop was designated as a Provincial Historic Resource by the Government of Alberta in 2011.
Open To Public:
Tours are available during summer and fall months. Call the Michener House Museum to book a group tour. Tours are dependent on the availability of our blacksmithing volunteers.
- Saturdays in July & August from 10:00am-4:00pm
- Canada Day
- Lacombe Days,
- Lacombe Culture & Harvest Festival
- And other Community Events.
Interested in joining the Lacombe Blacksmith Shop Volunteer Committee?
Our volunteers will be getting together once a month in the Lacombe Blacksmith Shop to work on various projects for the Blacksmith Shop and organize the public demonstrations that will be taking place this year at the Museum.
Please contact the historical society if you are interested in becoming involved!