Scandinavian Trail

Features Four Historical Sites

Danish Canadian National Museum and Gardens:

Seven acres of traditional Danish gardens and walking trails present the history of Danes who settled in Canada more than 130 years ago. Phone: 403-728-0019

Dickson Store Museum:

Visit the Dickson Store Museum and relive shopping it the 1930’s. Costumed interpreters will take you for a walk into the past as you view the restored living quarters of the Christiansen family. Phone 403-728-3355

Markerville Creamery:

A glimpse into the past of this scenic Icelandic settlement. Built in 1902 and restored to its 1932 appearance, the Creamery remains “the Hub” of this tiny community. Phone 403-728-3006

Stephansson House:

Be our guest at the home of the “Poet of the Rocky Mountains,”  a peaceful homestead where Stephan G. Stephansson, revered Icelandic poet, farmed by day and wrote by night. Restored to its 1927 appearance. Phone: 403-728-3929

Contact any of the participating museums for information, to make a reservation, and for current prices.