Programs and Events
Public Programs & Events
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March 18-31, 2019
Visitors of all ages are invited to participate in ongoing site tours with our knowledgeable staff or get hands on with our Mobile Discovery corner.
Pick up a special spring break History Hunters Scavenger Hunt (ages 5-12) that will have you exploring the Steveston Tram, Steveston Museum and Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site. Complete the hunt and be entered for your chance to win a great prize. Completed entries can be dropped off at the Steveston Tram and Britannia Shipyards where you can also pick up the official completion pin.
History Hunters Scavenger Hunts can be downloaded and printed at home by clicking here Scavenger Hunt
Steveston Heritage Experience
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.
Click HERE to watch a 30 second promotional video
2019 Tour Dates
Saturdays from 2:00 - 5:00pm on the following dates:
Tours starts at Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site
5180 Westwater Drive, Richmond
$65 + tax per person. 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