R.J. Haney Heritage Village & Museum

751 Hwy. 97B
Salmon Arm, BC V1E 4P7- Map It
Phone: (250) 832-5243

AAA Editor Notes

R.J. Haney Heritage Village & Museum is nearly 3 kilometres (2 mi.) e. on Hwy. 1, then just s. on Hwy. 97B. The village grew around the Haney House, built in 1910. Among the buildings in the community, all built in the early 20th century, are Salmon Arm's first gas station, a blacksmith shop, a Methodist church, a fire station and a schoolhouse. In addition, the Beamish Building contains what is said to be Western Canada's largest collection of records and cylinders. A small museum, which changes displays every 2 years, focuses on local Shuswap history, and a 2-kilometre (1.2-mi.) nature walk, a tea house and a dinner theater also are on the property. Guided tours of the Haney House are available. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
Donations. Reservations are required for the dinner theatre.
Hours: Village and office open daily 10-5, July-Aug.; Wed.-Sun. 10-4, mid-May through June 30 and Sept. 1-20; Mon.-Fri. 10-4, rest of year. Dinner theater Wed., Fri. and Sun., July-Aug. Archives and museum Tues.-Thurs. 10-4, year-round. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour minimum.