Richmond Stories: Growth of a City
Date and time
This activity runs the duration of Culture Days.
Offered in English.
Growth of a City explores Richmond's meteoric expansion from its earliest days. Using rarely seen archival images and footage, Richmond’s transformation from wetlands to today’s modern city is revealed.
Richmond Stories is a collection of 10 short videos that bring Richmond's history to life through storytelling, archival photos, and modern videography.
- Richmond Museum Theatre richmondmuseum.ca
The Richmond Museum is operated collaboratively by the Richmond Museum Society and City of Richmond. The Museum’s vision is to make the history of Richmond relevant, engaging and accessible.
To support this vision, the Museum collects, documents, researches, preserves, exhibits and interprets objects of historical and cultural significance to the development and history of Richmond.
As storytellers, collectors and educators, our goal is to create moments of wonder and understanding. Our exhibitions tell the many fascinating stories of Richmond; our collections are windows into how we live, past and present; our education programs open minds, young and old; and our work inspires action for a healthy community and planet.