Programs and Events
Public Programs & Events
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Family Day at the Steveston Tram
February 18, 2019
Explore a hands-on artefact discovery table and learn about how each item was once used on Tram Car 1220. Enjoy free craft activities and take a step back in time while touring through the 107 year old tram.
Steveston Heritage Experience
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Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site
5180 Westwater Drive, Richmond
$80 per person. 19+ only.
Go back in time on an interactive walking tour, stopping at four celebrated historic attractions Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site, the Steveston Interurban Tram, Steveston Museum, and the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site. You’ll hear eye-opening tales of yesteryear village life, as told by a chatty fisherman who seems to have just stepped from the streets of 1914. Carefully chosen food and beverage tastings will be served at each location. Bus transportation is provided between Britannia Shipyards and Steveston Village and then back to Britannia Shipyards.19+ Only.
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School Programs - 2019
For booking inquiries please contact the Steveston Heritage Sites School Programs Coordinator at 604-238-6104 or fill out our online booking form.
Climb aboard the newly restored Tram Car 1220 and travel back in time to meet members of Steveston's multicultural community. Students will discover how the tram system transcended class and cultural barriers while exploring the diverse stories of two passengers using objects and text.
Cost: $5 per students
Availability: Year-round, 90 minute program