Princeton & District Museum and Archives

167 Vermilion Ave.
Princeton, BC V0X 1W0- Map It
(250) 295-7588

AAA Editor Notes

Princeton & District Museum and Archives is at 167 Vermilion Ave. A tunnel complete with a replica dinosaur fossil welcomes visitors into the museum and provides a thematic preview. The Pollard Collection of fossils and minerals, considered one of the best in British Columbia, offers eye-catching displays and a glow-in-the-dark section. Additional exhibits include indigenous art and basketry as well as a hand-carved canoe, 1880s cabin and other artifacts from the pioneer era. A children's area showcases well-preserved toys and games, including a hand-puppet stage and dollhouse. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Donations. Cash only.
Hours: Daily 10-6, July-Aug.; by appointment rest of year. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.