Preserving our past to inform the future

A Peek at Northern Vancouver Island History.

OpenING Hours

December: Open Daily: 10am-5pm
Winter (Oct 1 - May 17): Tuesday to Sunday 12pm - 5pm
Closed New Year’s Day

Summer (May 18 - Sept 30): Daily 10AM - 5PM


Cecil Dawson: Standing in the Gap

New Exhibit open until November 2022! The new exhibit at the Museum at Campbell River explores the impacts of colonization through the experiences of one …

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What's On

Labour Day

Monday, September 5 from noon to 2pm the Museum at Campbell River will be celebrating Labour Day by running their 1916 Empire Steam Donkey.  This …

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Puppet Theatre

The Museum’s Puppet Theatre is back for its 34th season!  We think this year will be better than ever! Museum Puppet Shows are a short …

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Summer Camps 2022

This summer the Museum at Campbell River will be offering 4 week-long summer camps for kids aged 7-11. The camps are from 9am – noon …

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May to August 2022

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Historic Boat Tours

The Museum at Campbell River will once again offer its summer historic boat tours in partnership with Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours.  Each trip explores the history of the region from the comfort of their boats that includes both indoor and outdoor seating areas, and an on board washroom.  As well as an experienced Captain, there is an on board naturalist who is constantly on the lookout for wildlife to point out, and a Museum Guide to share historic points of interest.

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