Mountainview Museum & Archives

Mountain View Museum & Archives

Mountain View Museum Present Day
Mountain View Museum Present Day

Mountain View Museum & Archives


Mountainview Museum & Archives

What's on at the Museum
Hours of Operation

Tuesday to Friday - 11am - 5pm


Due to covid restrictions the
Museum is open by
appointment only until further notice.
To reach us, please click here or
select Contact on the above menu.

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Mountain View Museum

has received the
Recognized Museum designation

from the Alberta Museums Association. The museum earned this designation after demonstrating their continued commitment to meeting or exceeding standards of museum practice.

Celebrate Earth Day with the Museum


You can make HISTORY by changing things NOW!

Get out your paints, pastels, crayons or pencils and draw us a poster to show how much you love


Click here to get contest details.

Contest starts March 25th
Deadline for posters is April 22nd, which is Earth Day

Winners will be announced April 27th

See new Exhibits Celebrating 100 years of Olds History. See what Olds and it's Community was like in the 1920's. Many new artifacts are on display that have never been shown in the Museum. 

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Mountain View museum and Archives has been closed since December 19th, 2020, due to Covid 19 restrictions. The loss of our day to day donations has become critical. Please help us by buying a membership or check out three ways to donate. Help the Olds Historical Society in its continued efforts to support your local Museum and your family's heritage.

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The Government of Canada has announced a National Day of Observance for Covid 19. This day will serve to commemorate the more than 22,000 Canadians that lost their lives to the virus. Every Canadian has experienced sacrifice and loss over the last year. More than ever let's support each other and think of others as we arrive at a resolution of this situation.

The Mountain View Museum & Archives Is A Not For Profit Organization Located In Olds, AB.

 The Mission of the Olds Historical Society is to Collect, Preserve and Provide Access to the History,

Heritage and Culture of Olds and District through the Operation of the Mountain View Museum and Archives.  

MountainViewMuseum and Archives is operated by the Olds Historical Society.
The Olds Historical Society was formed in 1972 and incorporated on the 11th of January 1973.