125 South Shore Road, Lake Cowichan British Columbia V0R 2G0
250-749-6412 Fax 250-749-3900
Logging, railroad, mining tunnel, pioneer life, locomotive caboose. Archives gift shop.
Hours Monday to Friday, 9 to 4. Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4. Donations gratefully accepted. Located next to Saywell Park, next to the Information Centre.
Other British Columbia History nearby:
(Victoria) CFB Esquimalt Naval and Military Museum
(Parksville) Craig Heritage Park and Museum
(Victoria) Craigdarroch Castle
(Victoria) Government House
(Lake Cowichan) Kaatza Station Museum and Archives
(Delta) Ladner History: The Series
Request a Free copy of the Mile-by-Mile Guide to the Oregon Coast, which will be delivered to your USA postal address. Also request a free first issue of Oregon Coast magazine and sign up for coast deals.
12/13 Coming to The Lake Cowichan area
Seattle Japanese Cultural Festival Seattle WA April26-28 The festival features Japanese exhibits, performances, and demonstrations. Held at the Seattle Center in the Fisher Pavilion. The annual festival began in 1976 with a gift of 1,000 cherry trees to the city of Seattle from the Japanese government to celebrate the U.S. Bicentennial.
Northwest Folklife Festival Seattle WA May24-27 Music and dance performances, visual arts, folklore exhibits, hands-on children's activities, workshops, crafts, food, demonstrations, and more!
Berry Dairy Days Burlington WA June13-16 Fresh local strawberry shortcake, spectacular fireworks show, fabulous parades, Kiwanis Salmon BBQ, entertainment stage with live music, nostalgic Berry Cool Car Show.
Bellevue Strawberry Festival Bellevue WA June22-23 Entertainment, an auto show, vendors, food, and family fun are all highly visible parts of the festivities.
Chief Seattle Days Suquamish WA August16-19 The Coastal Jam, a Pow Wow with competition dancing and drumming, a parade, Fun Runs, craft and food vendor booths, and the Chief Seatle Days Youth Royalty Pageant.