BC Orchard Industry Museum

Since 1989 the BC Orchard industry has been a part of the Kelowna Museums Society and has served the public as a gateway to the Laurel Packinghouse.

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Bonniebrook Lodge

The spirit of Bonniebrook Lodge was born out of the hospitality of the Chaster Family whose original home was located near this site.

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Burnaby Village Museum

Where history comes to life – stroll down the streets of our 1920s community. Visit businesses and homes, take in demonstrations exploring on you own or join a guided tour.

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Clayburn Village

Welcome to Clayburn Village Clayburn Village is located at the foot of Sumas Mountain in Abbotsford, British Columbia and was designated for conservation as a Heritage Site in 1996.

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Emily Carr House

We welcome you to explore Emily Carr House, birthplace of one of Canada’s most renowned creative figures. This painstakingly restored Victorian villa is the wellspring for celebrated artist and author Emily Carr.

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Enderby & District Museum & Archives

The Enderby & District Museum Society was established in 1973 to collect, preserve, exhibit, and interpret the human and natural history of the City of Enderby and surrounding district in the North Okanagan.

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Fraser River Discovery Centre

Conveniently located along the boardwalk at Westminster Quay and a block away from the Expo Skytrain line, the Fraser River Discovery Centre is an interpretive centre connecting communities in the discovery and celebration of the past, present and future of

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Gibsons Telephone Exchange

Imagine a time when all of the telephone calls to and from the Sunshine Coast had to be manually connected inside this small building. Built in 1949, the telephone exchange was the epicenter of coastal communication for many years.

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Gibsons Wharf

The wharf is an integral part of Gibsons’ working harbour and an important link to its historic dependence on water transportation. Once the social hub of the community, the first government wharf was built in 1900-1901 and re-built in 1947.

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Gospel Rock

”Christ Died for the Ungodly”, ”The Wages of Sin are Death”: These were the mysterious biblical sayings that began appearing on this rock face in the early 1900’s.

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Heritage Playhouse

Built in 1929 by the hard-working ladies of the Howe Sound Woman’s Institute, step inside the Heritage Playhouse with this historical video vignette that explores the sites fascinating heritage.

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Howe Sound Cannery

The Howe Sound Co-Operative Cannery operated in this fertile area of the Sunshine Coast from the early 1920’s-1952, producing the finest in strawberry and blackberry jams. Explore it’s delicious history with this video vignette. This history is definitely sweet!

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Imagine… Gower Point Store

Imagine a time when just offshore, a Union Steamship would dock at a wooden float and vacationers would be rowed ashore by Bonniebrook Lodge innkeeper Harry Chaster. Mr.

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Imagine… Sunset Hardware

Imagine a time when Sunset Hardware stood at the head of the Gibson’s Landing wharf and townsfolk bustled about purchasing furniture and building supplies.

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Jewish Museum and Archives of BC

The Jewish Museum & Archives of British Columbia, as governed by the Jewish Historical Society of British Columbia, is the preeminent and authoritative body for the collection and sharing of community memory of Jewish life in British Columbia.

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Ladysmith’s Award-Winning Heritage Route

The Ladysmith Heritage Route highlights Ladysmith’s history of coal mining, forestry, rail and marine industry. The Route provides a link from our living heritage downtown to the working waterfront and Transfer Beach Park.

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Ladysmith’s Heritage Buildings

Ladysmith’s iconic downtown streetscape remains a wonderful reminder of the town’s colourful and sometimes turbulent past. The diverse group of heritage structures of this time period is a vibrant legacy and source of community pride.

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Langley Centennial Museum

Admission by donation. The Langley Centennial Museum, operated by the Township of Langley, is located in the historic village of Fort Langley.

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Maritime Discovery Centre

Experience the rich maritime history of the Alberni Valley, Alberni Inlet, Barkley Sound and Vancouver Island’s rugged west coast.

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McLean Mill National Historic Site

The McLean Mill National Historic Site is a restored 1926 Steam Sawmill and Camp and is the only commercial steam-operated sawmill in Canada. You can experience the excitement of steam, as the sawmill cuts wood for demonstration and sale.

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Penticton Museum & Archives

Experience the tumultuous lives of the gold seekers and railway men and envision the sternwheelers that ran up and down the waterways of the Okanagan. Explore fine displays of pioneer life, natural history, military artifacts and First Nations collections.

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Pioneer Cemetery

Situated on land that was originally owned by town-founder George Gibson, Pioneer Cemetery holds many insights into the rich history of the Sunshine Coast.

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Robert’s Creek Wharf

In 1914, the Robert’s Creek wharf was built by the government to allow permanent boat access to the small but growing community of Robert’s Creek.

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Saint Barthlomews Church

Step through the doors of Gibsons first church and discover its fascinating history with this video vignette that tells the story of a Hopkins Landing girl and her father who attended community lectures here in 1917… (to play, click website

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