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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.

Steveston Museum - Where Village History Lives

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Steveston Museum

Richmond, BC



Offered in English.

Has gender-neutral washrooms.


Discover Richmond’s storied past throughout the year and over the Culture Days weekend at Steveston’s historic sites. Try your hand at mending fishing nets at Britannia Shipyards, hop aboard the Steveston Tram and meet the friendly Conductor, wash clothes at London Heritage Farm and draft a bank note with a fountain pen in the Bank Manager’s office at the Steveston Museum.

Other experiences over the weekend at Steveston Museum may include:

- Seeing how Stevestonites saw the world and how the world saw Steveston Village through the lenses of photography

- Writing Japanese calligraphy and using school slates with chalk to get a taste of what it was like to be a Japanese Canadian school student in the Village

- Exploring Steveston's frontier medicine and mixing "ointments" to take home.



Steveston Museum and the City of Richmond

Our mandate is to preserve, promote and tell the history of Steveston, British Columbia.

Continue to experience our Living History program on weekends throughout the year.


Gabrielle Sharp

This event is part of a hub:

Historic Steveston, BC

Katie Varney Richmond, BC

Steveston is a historic fishing village located at the mouth of the South Arm of the Fraser River in Richmond. The Village is home to several museums and heritage sites, including Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site, Gulf of Georgia...