Archives

Red Deerians are invited to explore our city’s heritage via the digital archives collection that will launch this month on a new website hosted by Preservica.
Digital Archives Collection Launch with image of half a typewriter and half a laptop

The collection includes photos and videos from Red Deer’s history that are available online to search, download and use by members of the public for the first time. 

Digital Archives Collection Launch
Public reception
Tuesday, January 21
3 – 5 p.m.
Stewart Room, Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery
4525 47A Avenue 

Refreshments provided. Staff will be available to help you use the site and explore Red Deer’s digital archives collection.

General Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday  9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed Statutory Holidays

Main Contact Information

Reference Phone: 403-309-8403
Fax: 403-340-8728
Email: archives@reddeer.ca
4525 47A Avenue
Mailing Address

Red Deer Archives, P2751; Red Deer Land Titles Office, prior to 1920.

Search Collections and Holdings

Search over 1,000 linear metres of textual records, 100,000 photographs, 7,000 maps, plans and drawings from 1850 to the present.

City Records Room, 1965

Donate Your Records

We are looking for records that provide insight into the life of an individual, family, or organization, as well as document the memory of the larger community.

Red Deer Archives, P781; Ross Street looking west to the Cenotaph, ca. 1955.

History of Red Deer

Discover your history through exhibits or learn some new facts and trivia about Red Deer.