BCHF News

BCHF News

A look inside the Sirdar general store

The Sirdar general store is seen in 2007. A Kootenay Lake landmark and time capsule is for sale....

Betty Walker 1921-2019

Betty Walker Betty Walker, past president of the Vancouver Historical Society and a member for 65 years, has...

Fred Herzog 1930-2019

Fred Herzog: Photographs was published in 2011. Fred Herzog, known for his colour photographs of Vancouver life beginning in...

Century-old time capsule unearthed at Shaughnessy Elementary

In time for the 100th anniversary of Shaughnessy Elementary in Vancouver, a time capsule has been retrieved...

First Peoples’ Cultural Council accepting applications for cultural heritage programs

The First Peoples’ Cultural Council is offering its first ever Indigenous cultural heritage grant program. The programs...

Funding announced for Fort Langley Museums Heritage Centre

With Government of Canada support, the Township of Langley will soon be home to a new cultural complex in the heart of Fort...

How to make a case for heritage

Heritage BC has just released A Guide to Making a Case for Heritage. The guide provides a framework, data and activities...

New website highlights Northern BC cultural attractions

A new website highlighting Northern BC's premier museums, galleries and cultural attractions has been launched at https://www.northernroutes.ca....

BC History magazine now available online up to 2015

UBC has now updated the online archive of BC History magazine, from 2007-15 (previously 1923-2007 was available)....

BC Genealogical Society hosting open house

The BC Genealogical Society (BCGS) is hosting an open house. On Friday, October 18 from 10am-3pm, the BCGS will have short...