Visitor Centres & Museums

Galloway Station Museum and Travel Centre

The Galloway Station Museum and Travel Centre is conveniently located in Edson almost exactly between Edmonton and Jasper – in the heart of the Yellowhead. This elegant, well-equipped facility is clearly visible and easily accessible from the Yellowhead Highway making it an ideal place to take a break, stretch your legs and relax for a few moments … or a few hours.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9AM–5PM
Saturday 10AM–5PM
Sunday Closed

Phone: 780-723-5696

Red Brick Museum & Arts Centre

The  Red Brick houses a 141 seat theatre, an art gallery, a schoolroom museum, Family and Community Support Services, resident dance company Essence Dance and various other organizations.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9 AM–4:30 PM
Saturday & Sunday Closed or by Appointment Only

Phone: 780-723-3582

Hinton Visitor Information Centre

The centre is open year-round to assist tourists in any way to make their visit an enjoyable one. May through October have extended hours with travel counsellors available.

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday
9:00 am – 5:00 pm Oct-May
9:00 am – 7:00 pm May – Oct

Hinton Visitor Information Centre

Tipple Park Museum and Tourist Centre

The new Tipple Park Museum and Tourist Centre is conveniently located in beautiful Tipple Park in the centre of Evansburg just off of Highway 16 and the Pembina River Provincial Park. It is located on the very same spot the Evansburg Mine was situated beginning in 1912.Travelling back in time you can walk through and explore the 5 historic buildings located on this site.  

Summer Hours: Thursday to Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sundays and Holiday Mondays noon to 5
Winter Hours: Thursday to Saturday 10 am – 5 pm

*Events and programs may fall outside regular hours.

Phone: 780-727-2240

Wildwood Public Library

Thinking of going on a trip? Looking for information on camping, lodging, hostels or new ways to experience Alberta!

We can help – drop in and ask us. We are an accredited as an Alberta Visitor Information Centre. We have ideas that will keep you busy for day-long trips. Information is available in print or online for almost any destination.

William A. Switzer Park

Switzer is a great year-round outdoor recreation destination that has four campgrounds, three group camping areas and three-day use areas. The park’s seasonal visitor centre provides picturesque views of Kelley’s Bathtub.
Kelley’s Bathtub
 (21 km from Hinton on Hwy. 40 North)