Millet was named in honor of August Millet, a canoeist for Father Lacombe, and became a village in 1903. In October 1927, a disastrous fire destroyed most of the buildings along the east side of Railway Street, and the businesses were rebuilt across the street. In 1983, Millet was declared a Town.
Millet Museum and Exhibit Room
5120 – 50 St. Millet, AB TOC 1ZO
This museum showcases pioneer artifacts and exhibits. All one-hour for a tour. Summer hours are Monday to Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sundays and holidays are open by request. Winter hours are Tuesday and Thursday from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Admission fee.