British Columbia Ag History Resources

Below is a list of agriculture and rural museums and resources across British Columbia. If you would like to be added to this list, please contact us


Atchelitz Threshermen's Association Museum

Chilliwack, BC
Fraser Valley
Includes old cars, trucks, horse equipment, tractors, steam engines, gas engines and local artifacts

BC Farm Museum

Langley, BC
Metro Vancouver
farm equipment and machinery

Cortes Island Museum

Cortes Island, BC
Art, natural and cultural history of the island

Falkland Museum and Heritage Park

Falkland, BC
Open air
Includes 1800's sod roofed pioneer cabin, church, agriculture tools and equipment

Fort Nelson Heritage Museum

Fort Nelson, BC
Northern Rockies
Antique cars and trucks, road building equipment, license plates, historic buildings, tools, minerals, toys, household items

Heritage Acres

Saanich, BC
Open air
Operated by the Saanich Historical Artifacts Society, includes historic buildings, working steam engines, tractors, agricultural machinery, and household and industrial artifacts

Historic Stewart Farm

Surrey, BC
Metro Vancouver
Restored 1894 farmhouse, pole barn, root cellar and heirloom gardens and orchard

Jim's Ford Corral Museum

Sorrento, BC
Includes gas-station memorabilia, farm equipment and scale-model toys

Lumby Museum

Lumby, BC
North Okanagan
Local history, agricultural and logging machinery, operated by the Lumby & District Historical Society

Okanagan Wine & Orchard Museum

Kelowna, BC
Central Okanagan
Includes irrigation, fruit picking, packing, wine making, local history, and 50-foot working model railway

Port Clements Museum

Port Clements, BC
Skeena-Queen Charlotte
Includes logging equipment, machinery and pioneer items, operated by the Port Clements Historical Society

RJ Haney Heritage Village & Museum

Salmon Arm, BC
Open air
Salmon Arm history

Sooke Region Museum

Sooke, BC
Open air
Includes museum with local history and culture exhibits, blacksmith shop, lighthouse equipment, machinery and equipment for agriculture and industry, 1902 period pioneer cottage

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