Museums and Heritage Sites

Discover British Columbia historic attractions like old forts, pioneer towns, First Nation villages, homesteads, miners and settler camps.

Heritage and historical sites in BC

British Columbia heritage sites provide some of the best sightseeing adventures discovering the history of BC, Canada. Throughout the province, along the paved highways, are historic attractions like old forts, pioneer towns, First Nation villages, homesteads, miners and settler camps.

Barkerville - BC Heritage Site

British Columbia heritage sites depicting the story of BC vary in onsite building structures, amenities, services and the number of artifacts on display. Some sites focus on the pioneer with villages, cabins and barns. And other historic attractions tell the story of the First Nation people who were first to settle in British Columbia, Canada.

Heritage Towns

The bigger British Columbia heritage sites offer a full experience. Some of the extras may include period actors, theatres, restaurants, tours, guides, plays and historic stores operating as if nothing has changed. Visitors can walk down gravel streets or up on raised boardwalk paths exploring pioneer villages visiting with candy stores, mercantile shops, trapper cabins, blacksmith shops, railway office, churches, schools, post offices, jails, barns and more.

First Nations Historic Sites

Visit some of the First Nation historic sites and the culture and tradition is also on display. The village site may include tee pees, carving sheds, sweat lodges, Totem Poles, burial sites and museums with masks, head dresses, tools, canoes, clothing, pictures, paintings, animals and much more.

Some of the historic attractions in British Columbia include:

Visit our Member Heritage Sites and Museums Below.

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8903 Trans Canada Hwy, Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada

Nestled in the Monashee Mountains,19 km west of Revelstoke. 180 rooms with patios overlooking beautiful gardens and lake. Restaurant, indoor pool, gift shop. Next door, visit the Heritage Ghost Town, Railway Roundhouse & Antique Auto Museum.
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1302 11th Ave., Golden, British Columbia, Canada

Come discover the fascinating history and heritage of Golden BC. Summer camp for kids, school programs. Special tours for groups, guided walking tours . Stand up parties for adults looking for somewhere different to entertain.
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112 Heritage Way, Castlegar, British Columbia, Canada

## Discovery Centre: Open daily 10AM - 5PM, Sundays Noon - 5PM, May 1st thru September 30th the Doukhobor Discovery Centre is a reconstruction of a typical Doukhobor Village, showing all the major buildings, tools, handicrafts and implements used in day to da...
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