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Rutherford House: Family Day Open House

Monday, February 17, 2020 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This Family Day, enjoy a free visit to the first Premier of Alberta, Alexander Cameron Rutherford. Take a guided tour of the grounds and discover the unique personalities in the Rutherford family. What was Mr. Rutherford’s favourite bed-time snack? How many dogs did the Rutherfords have, and what were their names? Where did they like to go for family vacations? Explore this elegant historic house, and join in historical games with the costumed interpreters, sample a treat made in the historic kitchen, and make an old-fashioned craft. Monday, Feb. 17, noon to 4 p.m. Rutherford House is a post-Edwardian mansion built in 1911 for Dr. Alexander Cameron Rutherford, Alberta’s first premier and his family.  For many years, the home welcomed the political and social elite of Alberta.  Today, Rutherford House is a designated historic resource operated as a museum by the province. Rutherford House Provincial Historic Site, 11153 Saskatchewan Drive. For more info, including hours and admission fees, visit the website:

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