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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Canadian Pacific Railway Station / Strathclair Museum (33 Main Street, Strathclair, RM of Yellowhead)

This museum at Strathclair, in the Rural Municipality of Yellowhead, was established in a former Canadian Pacific Railway station built in 1900 (as of 2003, a municipally-designated historic site). It also includes the St. George’s Anglican Church building (constructed in 1913), a model of Green Bluff School, and a replica of a blacksmith shop.

The museum is open in July and August, from 2:00 to 5:00 PM daily. To visit the museum during the off-season, call for an appointment: 204-365-2196 (municipal office) or 204-365-5201.

Strathclair Museum

Strathclair Museum (July 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Aerial view of the Strathclair Museum

Aerial view of the Strathclair Museum (August 2020)
Source: George Penner

The former St. George’s Anglican Church

The former St. George’s Anglican Church (August 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.40272, W100.39402
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Green Bluff School No. 759 (RM of Yellowhead)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Railway Stations

Sources:

Strathclair Canadian Pacific Railway Station, 33 Main Street, Strathclair, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

We thank Allan Drysdale and George Penner.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 November 2020

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