Gem of the West Museum

Even though the Gem of the West Museum is currently closed to the public because of the Pandemic, they are still providing lots of online resources. 

-Educational content on their Facebook and Twitter including articles, videos, and other educational content related to Coaldale's history every Tuesday

-Online puzzles with a Coaldale history spin every Friday 

-Available and eager to assist students doing projects at home related to Coaldale's history, as well as to assist teachers in any way we can. They are also available to assist the public with historical research, family histories, etc.   

-Offering their summer programming online, under the tag #GemMuseumSummer2020.  This brings the museum to the community in an entertaining and educational way through Facebook, Twitter, and their website. Posts are made every Monday, Wednesday and Friday plus alternate Tuesdays and Thursdays.  

Mondays: Artifact of the Week

Wednesdays: Coaldale History Bites with short facts and stories about Coaldale's history

Fridays: "Guess the Artifact" where a mystery artifact from their collection is posted. The answer will be posted in the comments on Monday mornings.


For more information please contact 403-345-1300 ext. 1223 or