The Pemberton Museum collects, preserves, and displays artifacts connected with the human history of Pemberton & District.

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A Moment In History

Pemberton & District BC Canada

The Pemberton Museum has over 2,000 artifacts, 2,000 photographs and over 20 meters of archival and reference materials that have been collected since 1982. Our mandate is to collect, preserve and display artifacts associated with human activity in the District.

We have upgraded our website to better serve our community and to deliver on our mandate to provide public access to our collections. This project was made possible thanks to funding received from Heritage Canada through the Museum Assistance Program in 2013.

We will continue to add content to the Collections online and we hope you enjoy the improved searchability of our website.

Open Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Sunday/Monday Closures beginning Sept 17th

Available for Private Events & Conferences

The museum site is available for private events. The site has been used for photography shoots, movies, small weddings, private dinners or luncheons. We have special rates for local not-for-profit groups.  Please contact us directly for rates and use agreement terms.

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The Museum site is now open for the 2017 season.  To book a group visit or tour please contact us.

Research & Reproductions

The Pemberton museum supports research and reproduction requests on a year-round basis.  Please see the About Us page for more information about our holdings and research/reproduction terms of use and fees.  Please Contact Us to arrange a visit.

Heritage Walk, Self Guided Tour

Looking for somthing to do in downtown Pemberton, take a walking tour of some of the historical sights of our town. You can find the tour here or a physical copy at the museum. If you have any questions stop by the Museum were happy to help.


See our Events page for more details

Tea & Tales 2017

The popular Tea & Tales program begins Tues July 11th and runs every Tuesday from 2 to 4 PM until August 22nd. This year's theme is "Canada 150" and will feature local presenters and topics on Pemberton history in the context of Canada's 150th birthday. Admission is $2.


Latest News

September Newsletter 2017

Here is the September Newsletter for your reading pleasure, perfect for reading in a nice warm cozy spot...
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August Newsletter

Here is the August Newsletter for your reading pleasure, perfect for reading indoors...
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Tea & Tales Aug 22 Flood Control

A Few Rivers Run Through it - Flood Control in Pemberton...
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Tea & Tales Aug 22nd: A Few Rivers Run Through It - Flood Control in Pemberton

Join us for a historic look at the history of flood control in Pemberton with Brenda McLeod from 2-4pm at the Pemberton Museum
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