Pemberton Museum Events


The museum site has many ongoing programs and events over the year. Watch this page for up and coming events.

Wonder what else is going on in town?  Check out the Pemberton Tourism App for up to date community event info throughout the year.

Tea & Tales 2018

The popular Tea & Tales program will begin Tuesday July 10th and runs every Tuesday to August 21st. Join us from 2-4pm. $2 Admission. This year's theme is "Myths & Legends" and will feature local presenters from Lillooet, Mt. Currie, Squamish and beyond.  Check out our line up here.

July 10th The Legend of the Lillooet Cattle Drive 1877-1878 with George Vanderwolf  Part one  Part two
July 17th Stories of Creation with Lex Joseph
July 24th Maritime History of Pemberton: Fact or Fiction with Eric Andersen
July 31st Pemberton Trail Tales & Legendary Packers
August 7th Old Maps and my Grandfather, Kupman, the Medicine Man with Yaqalatqa7 Johnny Jones
August 14th The Legendary Copper Mine at Britannia with Diane Mitchell
August 21st The Murder of Tom Poole with Professor Mathew Unger

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Farewell To Florence

The museum is planning an afternoon tea for Florence Bilenduke on Saturday June 9th from 2-4pm.  Florence is retiring from the museum after 35 years of service.  Please join us in wishing Flo a fond farewell as she moves on to new adventures in Calgary with her family.

If you want to bake or help at the event please contact us.


Women's Institute's Annual Strawberry Tea

The Strawberry Tea is coming Tuesday, June 19th. This is an annual fundraiser for the Pemberton Women’s Institute and is a genuine Pemberton experience! The shortcake is homemade, the whipped cream is shaken in front of your eyes and the strawberries are so fresh! The event runs from 2-4pm. Join in to “get your dessert before dinner”.

Strawberry Tea sign

Museum Open House June 23rd, 2018, 2-4 pm

Come and see all the new changes thanks to BC Canada 150 funding from the Province of BC.

Become a member or just come on by!

Coffee, Tea and Baked goods will be for sale.

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2008- 2017 Pemberton Museum Tea & Tales

Videos from the 2008-2017 Tea & Tales series have been moved to the Video Gallery.

Young girl at Pemberton Museum Tea and Tales

Tea & Tales Stuff

Tea & Tales 2009 - read notes from Shirley Henry's presentation on Pemberton Town Development 1950-2004.

Tea & Tales 2008- watch a short video of Gus Zurcher's Pioneer Memories.

Watch more videos in our video gallery.

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.