Hours

January 2020

Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
The Museum will be closed on Saturdays in January. We will begin opening on Saturdays again beginning in February.

*Closed on Sundays and all statutory holidays

Admission to the Museum is by donation. 

For Teachers

The Bulkley Valley Museum welcomes local teachers to book tours and educational programs for their classes. Educational programs and tours can be booked by contacting the Museum at 250-847-5322, or emailing Educational Programmer Carmen Read at education@bvmuseum.org. At this time all class tours and programs are by donation.

Current program themes offered by the Museum include:
  • Fossils
  • Grand Trunk Pacific Railway/Transportation
  • Culinary Arts
  • Creative Writing
  • Building Our Main Street
  • Tools and Gadgets

*we continue to develop a variety of programs to meet curricular content across all grades and look forward to working with you.

*several of these Programs have 1-3 potential accompanying activities to choose from, or combine together, and most can be adapted to most grades K-12.

The Museum also welcomes teachers to deliver their own lesson plans within the Museum, or to discuss programming ideas and options with staff. Teachers also have full access to our Collections Online web portal, featuring over 4000 images as well as digitized primary source documents and artifact photographs available for in-classroom use.

Group Tours

Bus tours and other special interest groups (e.g. conference participants) are welcome to book tours of the Museum. Tours outside of our regular business hours are available upon request. The Museum also offers an historical Main Street walking tour that guides participants through the history and heritage buildings of Main Street. Please contact the Museum for more information and staff availability.

Cost: by donation

To book a tour, contact the Museum at 250-847-5322 or email curator@bvmuseum.org