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Apply to have your story hosted by the Virtual Museum of Canada

The Virtual Museum of Canada is proud to launch a new call for proposals as part of its small Community Stories investment stream. If...

Winter issue of British Columbia History coming soon

The Winter 2019 issue of British Columbia History features “Siamelaht,” by Jenn Ashton; “Identifying the Enemy: The tale...

BC gives Vancouver $1 million for Chinese-Canadian museum

The BC government is providing $1 million to the City of Vancouver toward the establishment of a Chinese...

Nelson Daily News digitized

The latest newspaper to be added to UBC's collection of BC historical newspapers is the Nelson Daily...

Vancouver Japanese Hall now a national historic site

The first student body of the Vancouver Japanese...
Laura Moberg accepts scholarship award

Deadline extended for W. Kaye Lamb Award for Best Student Works

BCHF membership chair Caroline Ross, award winner Laura Moberg, and president Shannon Bettles at the BCHF Awards Gala held June 8,...

Heritage BC announces new funding opportunity

The Strategic Networking and Catalysts fund is a pilot project with the simple goal of encouraging networking and learning activities among heritage...

Valley Voices talks to Wendy Wickwire

This month’s episode of Valley Voices features Wendy Wickwire (above), historian and author of At The Bridge:...

BC and Yukon Book Prize money increases

The BC and Yukon Book Prizes have made changes to the prize program for 2020, including two new categories: the return of...

Remembrance Day at Stanley Park 2019

On Vimy Day in Canada, the Japanese Canadian War Memorial was unveiled on April 9, 1920 in...

Monument to Hampton Gray proposed for Victoria

A group wants to build a monument in Robert Hampton Gray’s honour honour outside the B.C. Aviation Museum (seen here in...