It’s 1862. You are hand-digging through layers of soggy, worthless, frustrating gravel, hoping and praying the next shovel-stroke will expose a fortune in gold. Everyone says it’s crazy, but there’s too much at stake. Then, just when the outcome seems impossibly bleak, at a depth of 52 feet the ground Read more [...]
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Visit interactive farms, parks, and gardens around BC with Art-BC’s current listings.
BC is known for its epic mountains, sparkling lakes, living rain forests and ocean-side trails. Explore the beauty of nature! To start, visit the world-renowned floral displays at Butchart Gardens in Victoria. Next, learn about pioneer life at the exciting BC Farm Museum. Looking for fall fun? Find pumpkin patches, haunted houses, and more at Fantasy Farms in Chilliwack.
Walking and hiking are a given in this lush province. Beyond that, there is wildlife viewing, backpacking, camping, kayaking and canoeing, swimming, fishing and boating, skiing and boarding, mountain biking and mountaineering.
Art-BC brings you the best of the province here, with BC’s Farms, Parks, & Gardens!
Located in historic Fort Langley the BC Farm Museum has the province’s largest collection of pioneer and agricultural artifacts. Something of interest for every age. Kids love our Scavenger Hunt (with a prize) and after Covid19, rope making, tomato and egg sorting demonstrations. Visitors learn how people lived without electricity and can see Read more [...]
A gem of Vancouver Island Heritage; Filberg Park is nine acres of breathtakingly landscaped waterfront green space, gardens and heritage buildings, in Comox, British Columbia. The park features 130 varieties of trees, seasonal gardens, and hundreds of rhododendrons.At the heart of the site is the 1930’s heritage lodge, the former Read more [...]
London Heritage Farm is a 4 acre heritage site that overlooks the south arm of the Fraser River. The site offers a fully restored 1880s farmhouse, heritage and herb gardens, the restored Spragg family barn, vintage farm equipment and extensive lawns. Hours: The farm house is closed. The gardens remain Read more [...]