• Join us for a night of Art, Wine, and CHOCOLATE.

    Galleria Night

    Celebrate #yeg’s up and coming local artists as they showcase and sell their works. Find that perfect piece for your home, while tasting chocolate by Choklat, and sipping wine served up by VinoMania. Join us for a night of ART, WINE and CHOCOLATE on Thursday, June 5, 2014 @ The Rutherford House! Poke here to buy your tickets […]

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    Galleria Night

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    Board Recruitment 2014

    The Friends of Rutherford House Society Board of Directors is accepting applications! FORHS has been an Edmonton institution since its incorporation in 1985. Many heritage advocates, charity enthusiasts, and community-minded individuals have made their mark by volunteering their time and talent to this Society. FORHS offers experience in many areas including: heritage, education, research, volunteer […]

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    Board Recruitment 2014

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    Centennial Book Project

    ….your stories, our heritage. The year 2011 marks the centenary of Rutherford House as a fixture on the University of Alberta campus and in the community of Garneau. The house has taken on many roles since 1911. From its origin as the home of Alberta’s first premier, to housing the Delta Upsilon Fraternity, to its […]

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    Centennial Book Project

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    Visit Rutherford House

    Rutherford House Provincial Historic Site was the home of the first Premier of Alberta, Alexander Cameron Rutherford. In 1911, A.C. Rutherford, his wife Mattie and their family moved into this beautiful brick mansion near the university campus. The family entertained friends, relatives and influential Edmontonians for more than a generation. Today, this restored and furnished […]

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    Visit Rutherford House