Admission is free. Carousel rides $2.65.
This year marks 50 years since the Burnaby Village Museum opened to the public for its first full year in 1972. We will celebrate this momentous occasion with new exhibits, entertainment and activities. Come visit and enjoy an immersive experience of the 1920s village comprising heritage and recreated buildings
The thrilling new additions include:
We are 50: Explore the Unexpected – this new exhibit will showcase objects rarely seen by the public before.
Kids Conservation Lab – Go behind-the-scenes and learn what it takes to be a museum Conservator in this interactive exhibit.
Anniversary Arches – Life-sized arch installations will showcase the Museum’s evolving role in the community through the eyes of local artists. To be unveiled late May 2022
Scavenger Hunt – Pickup your scavenger hunt at the gates and explore conservation projects of all sizes throughout the Museum
View through time – Discover the history of the Museum’s buildings through photographs and anniversary banners.
Explore the carousel gallery and discover the history behind this 100+ year old treasure of the fairgrounds.
Museum memory book craft – Design your own keepsake memory book of your visit to the Museum.
50th Birthday Celebration (May 23) – Join us for our big anniversary celebration with live music, activities and speeches beginning at 2pm.
Walking Tours – Beginning May 23 (first tour at 1pm), register and take part in our walking tour hosted by our Museum Interpreters as they teach you about the costumes, “Hollywood Burnaby”, and the Museum’s history.
Visit our website for more information on what you can expect this season at BurnabyVillageMuseum.ca
March 15-March 26
Open daily 11am-4:30pm
May 7 – September 5
Tuesday to Sunday plus Statutory holidays.
Dates and times TBD