The Mennonite Heritage Museum is owned by the Mennonite Museum Society. Established in 2011, the goals of the Society are: to engage present and future generations with the Mennonite story through a variety of mediums, including both permanent and temporary exhibits, films, and interactive digital displays; to preserve and document Read more [...]
Welcome to British Columbia’s Museums and Heritage Sites. Natural landscapes, art, and regional stories await your discovery! British Columbia is a hub of vibrant history and creative destinations. Even more, we’ve got the scoop on the best places to visit: First, climb aboard a train and into an underground tunnel at Britannia Mine Museum. Next, explore the unique world of the South Okanagan at the Penticton Museum and Archives. Finally, experience the rich traditions of the Tsimshian First Nation at the Museum of Northern BC. And that is just the beginning of your cultural tour! BC’s Museums and Heritage Sites are a great place to spend time with the whole family. Book your vacation days now, because these places are not to be missed!
Trethewey House was built near the shores of Mill Lake in 1919 by provincial lumber baron Joseph Ogle “J.O” Trethewey. President of the Abbotsford Lumber Company between 1919 and 1927, he led the company during their boom years in the 1920s. The House has undergone extensive restoration work and has Read more [...]