Be a writer for British Columbia History magazine — submit your article.

Step up for History! Prepare for 2018 BC local government elections

Looking for a BCHF member society? Find members in our new directory.

British Columbia Historical Federation news

National cost-sharing program for heritage places grant now open

Parks Canada has announced that the National Cost-Sharing Program for Heritage Places is now open to owners and eligible lessees of national historic sites,...

BC History Digitization Project Accepting Applications

The B.C. History Digitization Program (BCHDP) is now accepting submissions for project funding. The program, launched by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre in...
in memoriam

Parker, David (1945—2018)

May 24, 1945 - September 28, 2018 It is with sorrow that the family of Dave Parker announce his passing on September 28, 2018. Dave...

Belgium Remembered in British Columbia — lecture at Memorial Museum in Passchendale

BCHF member and historian Paul Ferguson (Victoria, BC) will give a lecture ‘Belgium Remembered in British Columbia’ at the Memorial Museum in Passchendaele 1917...

2018 Arctic Awards Gala – October 18 at the Vancouver Maritime Museum

Get ready for Vancouver Maritime Museum's second annual Arctic Awards Gala, taking place October 18, 2018, and featuring the Northwest Passage Hall of Fame...

Theatre Under the Stars’ pop up museum

—Submitted by Jennifer Suratos The curtain has just fallen on the stage of Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park, where Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) has...

Heritage BC announces public roundtables

This fall, Heritage BC will be in four Columbia Basin communities to explore the influences and practices of heritage and to understand their values...

Free speaker series offered in Burnaby

Are you in the Burnaby area this fall? If so, the Burnaby Village Museum, the Burnaby Public Library, and the Burnaby Historical Society have...

Haida Gwaii’s Sgaaway K’uuna (Edge of the Knife) film premieres at TIFF

The film — Sgaaway K'uuna (Edge of the Knife) — is premiered this week at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). The film is...

John MacFarlane — Documenting Nautical History

Since 1976, John MacFarlane of Qualicum Beach has documented Canada’s nautical history through the creation of The Nauticapedia Project — an online information portal featuring more...

Fall 2018 Issue of British Columbia History magazine now out

Members will be receiving their copy of British Columbia History magazine soon. If you are not yet a member you can purchase a copy...