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.

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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Open Daily 10am-5pm

CLOSURES: 

Oct 14th Thanksgiving Day

Nov 11th Remembrance Day

Open 7 Days a week until Sept 21st

Open Tues-Sat after Sept 21st

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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 something 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, we're happy to help.

Events

See our Events page for more details.

Tea & Tales 2019

Tea and Tales will start July 9th and run until August 20th. See line up here. Admission is $2.

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Latest News

Flyback Friday Warrens Pro Hardware

Welcome to Flyback Friday - a glimpse into Pemberton’s past! We take a look back to the first days of our town through the lens of historic photos and compare these to current views through Google Maps.
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Laurie Carter presenting Emily Carr's BC

Laurie Carter will be joining us at the museum for a presentation on “Emily Carr’s BC” Thursday Oct 17th 2-4pm
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Flyback Friday : Village Aerial

Welcome to Flyback Friday - a glimpse into Pemberton’s past! We take a look back to the first days of our town through the lens of historic photos and compare these to current views through Google Maps.
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A Guide to Genealogy Research with Teresa Smith

Museum Supervisor and Genealogy Guide Teresa Smith—Will be presenting a workshop on A Guide to Genealogy Research. Thursday September 26, 1-3pm $2 Seats limited to 20.
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