Welcome to the New Website!
08 Sep

Welcome to the New Website!

Welcome to our new and improved state of the art website!  The new search interface will make searching photographs, artifacts, textual records and landmarks easier for Burnaby residents and researche…

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New Digitized Moving Images Now Available!
08 Sep

New Digitized Moving Images Now Available!

“Construction of the Royal Oak Theatre, 1936.”  City of Burnaby Archives, Andy Digney.  Moving Image ID #562-002-1

Moving Images Project

Under the direction of the Community Heritage Commission,the …

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Tutti-Fruitti
08 Sep

Tutti-Fruitti

This summer, the Burnaby Village Museum is exploring the history of agriculture in Burnaby. Visit the museum to see old-fashioned garden tools, find out how people preserved their harvest to eat over …

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Keeping your cool
08 Sep

Keeping your cool

Did you ever wonder how people kept food fresh in the days before refrigeration? On hot summer days, perishable foods could be kept fresh using evaporative coolers.

Evaporative coolers take advantage…

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