Tours

Avonlea Badlands

Explore the fabulous Avonlea Badlands, a geological wonder that continues to inspire hikers, photographers and naturalists. Sign up for one of our scheduled tours on Saturday mornings, evening shadow tours, and nighttime photography tours. Learn more about these tours.

Dirt Hills Archaeological Tour

Learn some local history at archaeological sites on this tour in the rolling Dirt Hills near Avonlea. U-drive this guided, 60 km roundtrip from the museum (high-clearance vehicle recommended). Experience the sights, sounds and smells of the prairie at the Ridgway Man Effigy while stunning views from the Claybank Ceremonial Circle leave you breathless. Visitors learn about celestial alignments at summer and winter solstices and how this large stone circle is like Stonehenge. Dirt Hills Solstice Tour - June 21, 2017 and Dirt Hills Archaeological Tour - July 8, 2017. Contact 306-868-2101 or info@avonleamuseum.ca to book your tour today!

Avonlea Heritage Museum

Enjoy pioneer artifacts artfully displayed in the 1912 Canadian Northern Train Station. Walk back in time through large murals by local artist Paul Geraghty and view our indoor Main Street. Over 10,000 square feet of displays are in three buildings at the end of Main St. in Avonlea. Guided tours. Learn more about museum collections.

2017 Rates

 

Museum Tour
Avonlea Badlands
Dirt Hills (ceremonial circle and effigy)
All*
Adult
5.00
15.00
20.00
30.00
Student
3.00
7.50
10.00
15.00

 

2017 Group Rates

(6+ people/booking)

 

Museum Tour
Avonlea Badlands
Dirt Hills (ceremonial circle and effigy)
All*
Adult

4.00

10.00
15.00
20.00
Student

2.00

5.00
7.50
10.00
*Includes Museum Tour, Avonlea Badlands, and Dirt Hills tour but requires earlier start.