Established in 1853, making it one of the oldest communities in Alberta, it was one of the first Albertan sites for exchanges between the Native, Metis, Francophone, and Anglophones populations.
Lac La Biche Mission Historical Site offers visitors an opportunity to discover the Mission’s significant contributions to the settlement of Northern Alberta. Take a guided tour and check out our fully restored Convent built in 1894, complete with interpretive displays. Learn about how the Mission was the first to have a printing press, water-powered sawmill, and commercial crop of wheat in Alberta. Examine the historical buildings, antique and photo displays, heritage wheat, interpretive center, and gift shop with many hand-crafted items from local artisans.
10:00 am – 5:00 pm (closed Tuesdays)
The Mission is open from the May long weekend until the end of August.
$2.00/child (6-17 years)
Children under 6 years free