Sense of Place

The project is a partnership between the Museum, the Public Art Committee, and local business and organizations. “We approached various property owners about the project, and all were keen to partner with us. We are thankful to our host sites and community members who shared stories and photographs, and provided a space for the storyboards,” notes Jennifer Fitzpatrick, Director of Cultural Services. Thanks to the Friends of the Museum & Gallery for sponsoring the project.

There are eight storyboards around the community, which provide a fun way for people to get out and explore their city.  Click below under Historic Stories to read some of these fascinating stories about the City.

LocationNameHistoric Stories
640 Main Street The BrickCity Hall
910 Main StreetCaleb Village Retirement CommunityLeo Parker Arena & Curling Rink
740 9th StreetParkview PlaceWestminster United Church
1103 8th AvenueSt. Augustine SchoolSt. Augustine School
706 2nd AvenueSt. Dominic SchoolSt. Dominic School
632 9th StreetPioneer MallArlington Hotel
830 7th StreetHumboldt Public School Humboldt Public School
5th Avenue Trail near 13th StreetHumboldt Flour Mills

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