Other Programs and Events
International Museum Day - Friday, May 18, 2018
Join us throughout the day for fun activities and events - Free admission all day!
10 am - 2 pm: Ask a Curator! Come in with your questions on local history, heritage property, etc.
2 pm - 3:30 pm: Brown Bag History Presentation - More Amazing Photos - see some unique images from our collection.
3:30 - 5:00 pm: Antique Photo Studio - Dress up in our collection of heritage outfits and have your photo taken in the parlour. Don't forget to NOT smile!
Downtown Heritage Walking Tours
Every Tuesday in June and July, 2018, starting Tuesday, June 5 at 11:00 am, starting at the Museum. The guided tour will take about 1 hour and will focus on the built heritage of Revelstoke's historic downtown. The tour is suitable for children. $5 per person; free for children 12 and under.
Heritage Cemetery Tours
Join us for guided tours of Revelstoke's Historic Mountain View Cemetery on Highway 23 North, across from the Frontier Restaurant. The tour takes about 1.5 hours. Children may attend with their parents, but please be aware that there is some adult content. Tours will be cancelled in the case of heavy rain or thunderstorms. $5 per person; free for children 12 and under.
Schedule for 2018: All tours begin at 3:00 pm at the Cemetery gates.
Thursday, June 14; Thursday, June 28; Thursday, July 12; Thursday, July 26.
Additional tours may be scheduled in August.
Join us every Friday from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm in the program room, located on the second floor of the museum, for our weekly craft club meetings. Bring along whatever supplies are required to make the craft of your choice and socialize with other talented individuals from the community. Admission for craft club is free of charge and we run it year-round.
Group Museum Tours
Group tours of adults and/or youth are very welcome. To have a tour planned specifically for your group, call the Manager/Curator to make arrangements. Groups are welcome to use our large public space for a meeting, then have a tour of the museum and/or a talk on some aspect of local history – maybe even the history of your group or organization! Refreshments can be arranged upon request; call the museum for pricing information.
Call the museum to arrange a private tour of the town for your group. Driving or walking tours can be arranged and topics and areas of interest can be discussed.
Bus tours can arrange for a guide to come on your tour bus to provide a one to one-and-one-half hour tour of the city and outlying areas.
Looking for a unique venue for your child’s party? The Museum offers venue rental and party activities. We have a variety of activities and crafts to provide some unique entertainment for your children and their guests.
We can accommodate parties of up to 12 children from ages 5 to 12. Activities can be geared for different ages. Parties are generally scheduled from 1 and 1/2 hours to 2 hours. Party food can be served in the program room, with the understanding that party hosts are responsible for clean-up.
Please book at least 3 weeks in advance. Dates are subject to availability of staff. Please contact us to discuss pricing.
Activities include crafts and scavenger hunts. We can customize the party around the interests of your children and their friends.