Alberni Valley Museum

4255 Wallace St.
Port Alberni, BC V9Y 3Y6- Map It
Phone: (250) 723-2181

AAA Editor Notes

Alberni Valley Museum is at 4255 Wallace St. in the Echo Centre building. The community museum features collections relating to First Nations as well as community and industrial history. Feature exhibits include Nuu chah nulth basketry, folk art and textiles.</br>Visitors also can see displays about the area's industrial past in logging, fishing, mining and farming. An exhibit about the West Coast Trail tells of its early uses as a telegraph line and a rescue trail for shipwrecked sailors. Changing exhibitions also are offered.</br></br>
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5 (also Thurs. 5-8), July-Aug.; Tues.-Sat. 10-5 (also Thurs. 5-8), rest of year. Closed statutory holidays. Allow 30 minutes minimum.