BCHF News

BCHF News

BC Studies 2017 conference

The 2017 BC Studies Conference on the theme "(Un)Settling British Columbia" will be held May 4-6, 2017, at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo. For information...

Free Community History Webinar Series

Canada's History is offering a free near-weekly community history webinar series from January 24 to March 28, 2018, with presentations posted to YouTube after...

Stories sought about 150 Mile schoolhouse

The summer student at the 150 Mile schoolhouse is collecting stories about the building, which dates to 1886. Read more...
Artists rendition of Phase II of the Rossland Museum and Discovery Centre project.

Rossland Museum and Discovery Centre receives $700,000 donation

Teck Resources has donated $700,000 towards Phase II of the Rossland Museum and Discovery Centre's renewal project for the development of a replica mining...

BC Archives celebrating 125 years!

2019 marks the 125th anniversary of the passing of the legislation that established the Legislative Library. It soon became...

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...
Paul Ferguson at the Langley Cenotaph

Langley Heritage Society — Valley Voices November Podcast

The Langley Heritage Society's November edition of Valley Voices features military historian and BCHF member Paul Ferguson who discusses how we remember the two World...

Langley Heritage Society — Valley Voices

Surrey Historical Society President Michael Gibbs at the Scott family plot The Langley Heritage Society has published their...

Virtual Exhibits Investment Program accepting proposals until Oct 24

Share BC's history with the world, virtually. The Canadian Museum of History offers the Virtual Exhibits Investment Program, which helps Canadian museums and heritage organizations develop...

Origins of the Historical Writing Competition

Ever wonder how the BCHF Historical Writing Competition -- and the prestigious Lieutenant Governor's Medal for Historical Writing -- got its start? The story began...