Morinville is 30 km north of the St Alberta community in Greater Edmonton on Highway 2. With a population of 10,000, Morinville is a healthy business and residential community close to both St. Albert and Edmonton, and is the municipal and commercial centre of the Municipal District of Sturgeon.
Morinville Historical and Cultural Centre
9502 100 Ave, Morinville, AB T8R 1P6
This 100 room building, built in 1909, contains period rooms complete with artifacts. The cultural centre is open Sundays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., or by appointment.
The Boardroom Tea House
9811 100 Street, Morinville, AB T8R 1R3
The Tea House is open Tuesday to Friday 8:30 am to 3 pm, and Sundays from 10 am to 2 pm.
St. Jean Baptiste Church
10020 100 Ave, Morinville, AB T8R 1P7
Father St. Jean Baptiste Morin brought the first German and French settlers to the area and built the original chapel in 1891. The chapel was replaced with the current church in 1907, which features a 1925 Casavant pipe organ and a mural depicting the life of St. Jean Baptiste.