cryptMission Hill in St. Albert is one of the best places to come and learn about the early history of Alberta! An interpreter will guide you and your students around the provincial historic site reinforcing learning with stories, objects, pictures, activities and discussions about the Father Lacombe Chapel, Mission Hill and the area we now call St. Albert.

Curriculum Links: Historical perspective, Oral history, Aboriginal history, People and their stories, Land and communities, Early Alberta

Tours can be booked to include additional heritage sites including Founder’s Walk, the Little White School, the St. Albert Grain Elevator Park and downtown St. Albert.


We’re a non-profit organization, and program fees help cover the cost of instruction, supplies and equipment.

  • We charge a minimum class fee based on 14 students
  • $5 per student


We’ll send an invoice to your school within one month—please don’t bring your payment to the workshop.

Please make cheques payable to Arts and Heritage St. Albert. Include invoice numbers and mail to: Arts and Heritage St. Albert, Suite #200, 20 Perron Street, St. Albert, AB  T8N 1E4

For account inquiries, contact us at 780-459-1163 or

Information and Policies


Total Time

1.5 hours


Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Curriculum Link

First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Social Studies


Father Lacombe Chapel