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Address: 5622-49th Street Smoky Lake, Alberta
Website: http://www.smokylakemuseum.com/
Phone: Business: (780) 656-1302 Phone: (780) 656-3033 Phone: (780) 656-4135

Description: Includes an outdoor pich (clay oven). Write up from website on Ukrainian connections: "In the the spring of 1899 over thirty families left their small Ukrainian village of Toporiwtsi, situated in the county of Chernovtsi, in the province of Bukovina. Their destination was “Kanada” and their goal was the fulfillment of a dream not clearly discerned but embracing a vague optimism of something better than they had yet known. Their courageous venture encouraged another group to follow in 1900, and a subsequent, larger group in 1902."

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