Blackfalds & Area Historical Society

Linking Past & Present

See historic Blackfalds through tours, photos and video


"On This Spot" offers history at your fingertips:

Wadey House Visitors Centre Tour

• Pioneer Video

Broadway in Blackfalds - Walking Tour This walking tour has 32 stops along the route map (provided under the tour) and they are all GPS pinned. For the full experience, you first need to download the free app, through the Apple store or Google Play, which you can find on the home page of

"Then and Now" images (scroll down below the map on the main "On This Spot" page.) Using your cursor, slide the blue dot (see below) at the top or bottom of the image back and forth to see the comparison. Also read the little history snippet about each location. Continue scrolling down the page; there are 23 locations to learn more about.