Featured Exhibits

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Land of Thundering Snow

Visit our new exhibit at Revelstoke Museum & Archives and our online exhibit with the Virtual Museum of Canada.

 

Virtual Exhibit

Land of Thundering Snow is a fully bilingual, unique, comprehensive resource giving the user unprecedented ‘behind the scenes’ access to material not generally accessible to the public. It features the latest information on avalanche science and safety; avalanche control; the anatomy of an avalanche; staying safe in avalanche country; and the ecology of avalanches.

 
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Stories Beneath the Surface

Our newest exhibition looks at the communities south of Revelstoke that were displaced due to the reservoir of the Hugh Keenleyside dam that was built at Castlegar in the 1960s.

 

Learn about the vibrant communities and the people who lived there, and hear their stories about displacement.

 
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Snapshot of History

Best 150 Revelstoke potos

 

As the Canada 150 project of Revelstoke Museum & Archives, we shared 600 photos on Facebook and at the museum, and asked viewers to choose their top 150. The final gallery is now available on the museum's Facebook page.

Prints can be ordered by contacting the museum.

Funded by the Government of Canada. Finance par le gouvernement du Canada. 

 
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Revelstoke During World War I

Experience the conditions of Revelstoke during WWI and learn the stories of the local soldiers who fought for Canada overseas.

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Sinixt: People of the Bull Trout

Meet Revelstoke's indigenous people in this permanent exhibit. Listen to the Sinixt language yourself and try to smell the exhibit's sweet cedar scent.

 
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First Tracks: The History of Skiing in Revelstoke

Revelstoke is renowned for its world-class skiing terrain. This exhibit explores the town's ski culture from the begining. 

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Overwhelmed

Discover the impact of the tragic avalanche that occurred on March, 4, 1910 at Roger's Pass. 

 

 

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