If you want a place to visit the past, present and future stop by the Rosetown and District Museum. It features the history of Rosetown through artifacts of families who pioneered the area. There artifacts are preserved and displayed inside the museum. Exterior historical displays include:
Enjoy a refreshment or home-made baked goods at the 1920's Eaton Catalogue tea house located right on the grounds of the museum.
Rosetown Tea House
605 Colwell Rd. Open from June 11 - August 30, 2023
Monday, Wednesday and Fridays from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m.
June 11, 2023
Each year, the museum holds Museum Days and a truck and tractor show on the second weekend in June. This past year featured a pancake breakfast, hot air balloon rides, blacksmith, shingle making and vintage firefighting demos, kids games and activities and a John Deere sponsored truck and tractor show.
For more information contact the museum at 306-882-2199.
Rosetown Historical Walk
Take a historical walk through downtown Rosetown. The walk includes Main Street, 1st E Avenue and 2nd E Avenue. 32 buildings display a plaque commemorating the history behind the business site, that's almost 80% of the businesses on Main Street!
The Rosetown Centennial Library is also home to the Rosetown Archives. Located on the main floor of the Rosetown Library, the Rosetown Archives provides history of people and businesses in the community of Rosetown. Originating in the late 1970's, the archives now have over 600 photos of Rosetown area pioneers and an obituary file from 1909 to the present. A microfilm reader is also available for individuals completing family histories. The Archives staff is available for research and to chat about the history of Rosetown during regular library hours.
If you are interested in learning about the history of Rosetown and the regional pioneers, then stop by the Rosetown Archives, contact them by phone at 306-882-3566 or email Rosetown Archive.