Permanent Exhibits: The new BC Fly Fishing Gallery examines local fishing spots and displays the rods, reels and other equipment used by fly fishers. Secwepemc/Shuswap Gallery showcasing the tools, artwork and basketry of the Secwepemc people. Taxidermy A large collection of specimens that showcase the wildlife of the BC interior. Read more [...]
At the Bowen Island Community Museum you will discover Higgens Cabin, a 1948 period logger’s cabin with tools and period rooms. At the Canadian Museum of Flight you’ll find over 25 civilian and military jets, gliders, and helicopters. Victoria’s Craigdarroch Castle welcomes you inside a Victorian-era mansion. And at Fort St. James National Historic Site you’ll travel back in history inside a restored Hudson’s Bay Company post with 1896 living history guides all summer long.
Welcome to British Columbia’s museums and heritage sites. Historic telephones, arts and crafts, regional sports history, and natural history and much more await.
Attractive museum exhibits allow insight into the lifestyle and culture of the Secwepemc people. Museum displays incorporate the oral history and legends of the Secwepemc people along with historical photographs, illustrations, and artifacts. Cultural displays extend into a 5-hectare Heritage Park located on the banks of the South Thompson River. Read more [...]