Have you ever been curious about Rutherford House??
What is the history behind this provincial historic site?
Who was Rutherford and what did this man do that was so important?
How did this house become protected and why?
What about the architecture of the house?
Is it Edwardian, Jacobethan, or Queen Anne Revival?
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Rutherford House, we have asked our colleagues to help us answer these questions and more. Join us in Edmonton for a mini lecture series at Rutherford House Provincial Historic Site, take a tour of the house and enjoy some tea and fresh baked cookies.
Sunday, October 16, 2 pm; Rutherford House: A House, a Family, their Community and Times
Presented by Ron Kelland, Historic Places Researcher and Geographical Names Program Coordinator
Sunday October 23, 2 pm; Conserving Rutherford House
Presented by Larry Pearson, Director of Alberta’s Historic Places Program
Sunday October 30, 2 pm; Achnacarry: Designed for a Purpose
Presented by Dorothy Field, Coordinator of the Alberta Heritage Survey
PROGRAM FEE: $5.00 per person / includes lecture, tour of the house museum, along with tea and home baked cookies.
For additional details, please click here: Rutherford House Mini Lecture Series, 2011. For location information, please click on the attached map.
Pre-registration required by calling (780)427-3995 or (780)427-0357.