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Maritime Museum of BC in the news

The Maritime Museum of BC, located in Victoria, is seeking national status as announced by Barry Gough in the Times Colonist.
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MagsWest Conference 2019

British Columbia History magazine is a member of Magazine Association of British Columbia — a non-profit organization that works to raise the...

City of Nelson honours Frances and Ron Welwood

Two longtime BCHF members were honoured by the City of Nelson last week for their lifetime work in preserving, promoting and documenting...

Agassiz-Harrison Historical Society receives funding from Village of Harrison

Great news for the Agassiz-Harrison Museum as the Village of Harrison Hot Springs has committed to supporting its museum through a $10,000...

Nanaimo Historical Society earns heritage award

The Nanaimo Historical Society has been awarded a 2019 Culture & Heritage Award. Each year, the City of Nanaimo recognizes individuals and...
Chilliwack's Chinatowns

Chilliwack’s Chinatowns — now a virtual exhibit

The Chilliwack Museum and Archives, operated by the Chilliwack Historical Society, has launched a new virtual museum through the Virtual Museum of...
Digital Magazine

Calling on Libraries!

NEW! Libraries can now request British Columbia History as part of their RB Digital Magazine package. With the launch...

MacLeod, Kenneth, 1944 – 2018

We are sad to announce the death of Ken MacLeod of Vancouver. You may remember the articles Ken wrote and published in...
Chilliwack Paisley House

Want a free house?

Chilliwack's Paisley House is getting a lot of attention these days. The home— one of Chilliwack's oldest— is on the demolition block,...

Barry Gough selected as a Distinguished Alumni of UVic

On Tuesday, February 5th, Barry Gough will be recognized with a Distinguished Alumni award from the University...