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Canadian Nautical Research Society Conference

The Canadian Nautical Research Society held its 2016 annual conference In New Westminster at Douglas College August 18 - 20. At the conference, Barry Gough,...
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Nakusp raises funds for Railway History

The people Nakusp, B.C. have raised $20,000 to purchase a 1921 railroad snow plow and a 1977 caboose with the intention of restoring them...
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Union Club is National Historic Site

The Union Club of B.C.'s building located in Victoria on the corner of Gordon and Humboldt streets has been recognized as a national historic...

British Columbia History Fall issue: sneak peek

Want to learn more about Russia’s aspirations for the West Coast, the history of New Westminster’s BC Distillery, or one BC resident’s letter-writing campaign...
Scholarship Award

Johnson Scholarship Program – Application deadline August 31

Do you have a child or grandchild entering post-secondary education in Canada this fall? Your affiliation with the BCHF could help earn them one...
BCHF website

August Newsletter Posted

Website survey, 2017 conference news, directors insurance, advocacy updates, member events and more. View our latest newsletter here. Take the website survey here.
Save the Date - BCHF conference 2017 May 25 - 28

Save the Date – May 25 – 28, 2017

Save the date! The Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society and the BC Historical Federation have announced the dates for the 2017 BCHF conference being held...
Kilby Historic Site Maud Menten

Kilby Historic Site Exhibit – Honouring the Life of Maud Menten

Staff and volunteers at the Kilby Historic Site are excited to launch their latest exhibit: Honouring the Life of Maud Menten. Amongst Harrison Mills' first European settlers...
TranBC Videos on Youtube

Road Trip Time Machine

Did you drive the Malahat (Victoria to Duncan) in the 1960s? If so, you might be interested to step back in time via the...
Moberly Monument

Walter Moberly Monument

Did you miss the 2016 BCHF Conference in Revelstoke? On May 27th, the Walter Moberly Monument was unveiled at the Revelstoke Railway Museum. Cathy...