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Central BC Railway & Forestry Museum revives Prince George's captivating history back to

an era when the railway was the region's lifeline and forestry was becoming BC's future.

 

The Museum presents an interesting and fun industrial heritage attraction in a spacious

park-like setting, where visitors are free to enjoy a "hands on - climb aboard" experience.

 

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Central Interior Heritage Expo 2020

Come explore, share & celebrate the history of people, events and locations in the Central Interior of British Columbia!

The Central BC Railway & Forestry Museum, Prince George Heritage Commission, The Prince George Public Library and UNBC Continuing Studies Department are coordinating a free Heritage Expo in Prince George on Saturday, February 29th, 2020 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm and we are inviting potential exhibitors, local history organizations and individuals with a local history story to display their information.

A table will be supplied at the Central BC Railway & Forestry Museum for any group, organization or individual that would like to share their service, story, information, photos, books, or poster on the history of the central interior.

The event is being held in conjunction with BC Heritage week and Canada’s National Heritage Day. Heritage Week is an opportunity to explore, share & celebrate the history of people, events and locations in British Columbia.

 

Ray Olson

Come on down to the Museum and enjoy presentations and discussions led by Ray Olson, a local author and historian who has written several books including "Ghost Towns on the East Line". Ray is a dynamic speaker with many interesting stories and images to share on the following four Sundays: February 2nd and 16th, March 1st and 8th. There is no cost to attend and light refreshments will be served.

Admission*

$26.00* Family (2 adults & up to 3 children (3-12 years old))

$8.00* Adults

$7.00* Seniors (65+) and Students with ID

$5.00* Children (3-12). Children under 3 enjoy free admission. 

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. 

Upcoming events

Central Interior Heritage Expo 2020 - February 29, 2020

Come explore, share & celebrate the history of people, events and locations in the Central Interior of British Columbia. (click on more>>)

Ray Olson - March 1, 2020

Enjoy presentations and discussions led by Ray Olson, a local author and historian who has written several books including "Ghost Towns on the East Line". Ray is a dynamic speaker with many interesting stories and images to share. (more>>)

Ray Olson - March 8, 2020

Enjoy presentations and discussions led by Ray Olson, a local author and historian who has written several books including "Ghost Towns on the East Line". Ray is a dynamic speaker with many interesting stories and images to share. (more>>)

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