Author: Highlands Historical Society

Guided Tours Are Back!

For over a year, we have been part of a once-in-a-century historical event…the COVID 19 epidemic. We have all curtailed our social activity, work has changed and so have we…Our last ‘live’ event was ‘At Home’ at the Bury (Heard) House, in Dec 2019. Since then we have given out about 600 copies of our…

Your home could star in movies and tv series!

by Samantha Quantz, Locations Officer, Edmonton Screen Industries Office Film and television productions are always on the look-out for unique locations. Do you recognize this location? Do you recall the Emmy Award Winning Apple Christmas Commercial “Misunderstood”? The Edmonton region has served as the backdrop for popular movies like The Assassination of Jesse James, Cut…

Membership EXCLUSIVE!

We are excited to announce an exclusive opportunity for HHS members. Current members should have received an email link giving them access to the entire library of 41 Highlands Historical Society/Foundation newsletters (over 175 articles! Lots of photos!) Thanks to the efforts of present and past board members, this fascinating resource of articles and photos…