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Stephansson House Provincial Historic Site

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7 km north of Markerville | Twp Road 371, west of Range Road 22, Markerville, Alberta, Canada
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The Staff Make it Worthwhile

The house is interesting but it doesn't take a lot of time to tour it. The staff are super... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DanOCan
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Alberta
Okay museum but awesome staff

Museum not much different from similar historic homes. Staff were very engaging with visitors. Good... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Gazorninplat
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Edmonton
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good16%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
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“poet” (2 reviews)
“life” (2 reviews)
“canadian” (2 reviews)
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7 km north of Markerville | Twp Road 371, west of Range Road 22, Markerville, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The house is interesting but it doesn't take a lot of time to tour it. The staff are super friendly and seemed very happy to have some visitors as I expect it isn't all that busy here on non-weekend days. It's a well-preserved house and...More

Thank DanOCan
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Museum not much different from similar historic homes. Staff were very engaging with visitors. Good stop on way to other things but probably not worth the drive on its own.

Thank Gazorninplat
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A lesser known part of Alberta's history... This site is very well done. There's a self-guided kicks at the entry, a nice greenspace, and a beautifully restored and maintained small home. We enjoyed the very informative guided tour - they answered all our questions and...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 1 August 2016

It is small and doesn't take long to see, but the guided tours are excellent! The staff members are enthusiastic and informative, and give you a few details that would be easy to miss if you were just wandering the house on your own. You...More

Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 10 July 2016

There was a poetry reading when we visited but I did not stop to listen. There were many people there that day, but I suspect it is usually not busy. The house was quiet as the crowd was listening to the poetry. I preferred this...More

Thank PMahdis
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Made the annual pilgrimage to famed poet Stephan G. Stephansson's house. This is a special place, old and masterful in it's teachings of farm life way back in the 1800's . Yet so alive today with young people eager to learn the art poetry. On...More

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