BCHF News

BCHF News

New Galiano Museum opens Sept. 17

The new Galiano Museum opens Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. "We look forward to...

Time Travels: The Exploration Place Museum & Science Centre

The Strand Theatre on Third Avenue as it appeared in 1965. It had disappeared by 1974. Exploration Place P993.11.1.6044.1

Mining company donation kept Barkerville going in 2021

Wikimedia Commons photo Barkerville Historic Town and Park was able to operate this year thanks to a donation...

Fraser Valley heritage railway back on track

Cloverdale's Heritage Rail has reopened after being closed for nearly two years. Allen Aubert, director of fundraising...

Knowledge Network premieres BC history series October 12

— by Anna Irwin & Shannon Bettles British Columbia: An Untold History premieres on...

Singing the praises of British Columbia History’s fall issue

The fall issue of British Columbia History is now available digitially through Zinio and coming soon to...
Conference participants gather around a uniformed employee of Parks Canada for a tour of the Visitor Centre exhibit in 2008

We’re looking for past BCHF conference photos

How many BCHF conferences and AGM's have you attended? Did you take a few snapshots? The BCHF 100th Anniversary team is looking...

Life Embodied at Ay Lelum: The Good House of Design

Sandra Moorhouse-Good (mother), Aunalee Boyd-Good, Tseskinakhen William Good (father), and Sophia Seward-Good, 2019. Photo: Sean Fenzl By Aimee...

Reopening fund for heritage organizations now accepting applications

The Department of Canadian Heritage's Museums Assistance Program is now accepting applications for assistance with ongoing operating costs through the Reopening Fund...

Sterling Prize recipient challenges racism and role of museums

Sdahl K’awaas (also known as Lucy Bell) is the recipient of Simon Fraser University’s 2021 Nora and Ted Sterling Prize...