Our History

 

Aside from preserving and interpreting history of southwestern Alberta, the Galt Museum & Archives [formerly the Sir Alexander Galt Museum and Archives] has a great unfolding history itself, from its early beginnings to the 2005 expansion and beyond.

     

 

WHO IS...

   
  Elliot Galt? *
 
  Nicholas Sheran? *
 
  Baroness Coutts? *
     
* These 30-second historical vignettes produced by Global Television Lethbridge were aired throughout 2006 in celebration of the Centennial of the City of Lethbridge.
     
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image by Natalie Asplund. COPYRIGHT 2010 Galt Museum & Archives
The People on the Wall Audio Tour
     
     

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Lethbridge History

A comprehensive description can be found on Keys to History: Lethbridge: Coal City in the Wheat Country

    web tour
   
  movie clip
   
  flash clip

and on:

The Virtual Crowsnest Highway

  TELL ME ABOUT...
   
  Aviation history *
 
  High Level Bridge *
 
  The Railway *
 
  Streetcar System *
 
  The River bottom *
     
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Historic Downtown Lethbridge Audio Walking Tour
   

 

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