BCHF News

BCHF News

A shout out for docents

A docent is a person who acts as a guide, typically on a voluntary basis, in a museum, art gallery, or zoo. Let's just think...

Heather Cooper of the Bamfield Historical Society awarded Certificate of Recognition

We are pleased to announce that Heather Cooper of Bamfield, BC is the recipient of a Certificate of Recognition. Each year, the British Columbia Historical...

A Night at the Museum with Heritage Fairs

You are invited to support the BC Heritage Fairs Society at its annual fundraiser, A Night at...

How Yucho Chow’s photos reframed Vancouver history

Photographer Yucho Chow is seen with his family in 1919. Yucho Chow Community Archive Christopher Cheung of The...

Book Launch Event — French Presence in Victoria, BC (1987-2017)

Un Lancement du livre Presence francophone à Victoria (1987 - 2017) aura lieu le 8 mai 2018 à 18h30m au Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes...

Archives stories welcomed

Are you an archivist with a story to tell? British Columbia History magazine is looking for submissions of archives-related stories on new and interesting topics,...

Museum of Vancouver launches A Seat at the Table

The Museum of Vancouver and the University of British Columbia are presenting a new feature exhibition, A...

Fall 2018 Issue of British Columbia History magazine now out

Members will be receiving their copy of British Columbia History magazine soon. If you are not yet a member you can purchase a copy...

Nomenclature — what you should know

Have you heard of Museum Nomenclature before? What about Chenhall? Maybe you just call it "the big museum cataloguing book". If you have catalogued a...

BC announces $10 million for Chinese-Canadian Museum

The Province of British Columbia and the City of Vancouver are working together to have Vancouver Chinatown...