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Madness at the Museum!

October 28 and 29th from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

and 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Put on your favorite costume and come on down to the Railway and Forestry Museum Saturday October 28 and Sunday October 29 for some Halloween Fun! There are two different times 11:00 am - 3:00 pm for younger children and 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm for older children (a little bit darker and a little bit spookier!).

Be prepared for haunted trains, bewitched stations, spooky rides on the Cottonwood Minitrain and so much more! 

Admission is FREE with a non-perishible food donation, tickets to ride the Cottonwood minitrain are $3.00 per person per ride. There will also be hot dogs, s'mores, hot chocolate (for purchase)

For additional information on this event, please call

(250) 563-7351 or email admin@pgrfm.bc.ca


Plan Your Visit

Fall and Winter Hours 

September 3, 2017 until May 21, 2018*

*The museum is open on November 11th, from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wednesday to Sunday
11am - 4pm

The Cottonwood Minirail Train runs on Saturdays, Sundays and during special events (weather permitting)

CLOSED on Mondays and Tuesdays

Summer Hours

May 20 until September 2, 2017

CLOSED on Canada Day, July 1

Seven Days a Week

10am - 5pm

 The Cottonwood Minirail Train runs daily (weather permitting), every 30 minutes beginning at 10:30 am. Last ride of the day is at 4:30 pm


$26.00 Family (2 adults & up to 3 children)

$8.00 Adults
$7.00 Seniors (65+) and Youth (13-17)
$5.00 Children (3-12) Under 3 is free

Rides on the Cottonwood Minirail Train are $3.00 per person per ride

*For information on group rates and field trips, please call (250) 563-7351

*Plus applicable taxes. Subject to change without notice 

Upcoming events

Celebration of Lights - December 18, 2017

A celebration of the season, and amazing addition to winter fun traditions!

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