Group Tours

Taking an organized tour is great way to learn more, see more and experience more. We offer two different types of pre-paid, pre-booked tours:

Discovery Tour

    Length: 1 - 1.5 hours
    Rate: $134 flat rate per 1-20 participants
    $268 flat rate per 21-35 participants
    Availability: Year-round*

 

- A history of Burnaby through the lens of the Village

This tour provides a general overview of the Museum, highlighting important historical moments in Burnaby's past. The group will visit several historical homes and businesses in the Village with a special focus on buildings not normally staffed by interpreters. Favorites can include Bell's Dry Goods, the McKay Barbershop, Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee (Chinese Herbalist), Tom Irvine's House, the Log Cabin, etc. The tour itinerary will be customized by the Museum Interpreter on the day of the booking.



Transportation Tour

    Length: 1 - 1.5 hours
    Rate: $134 flat rate per 1-20 participants
    $268 flat rate per 21-35 participants
    Availability: Year-round*

 

- From peddle power to the electric horse car

    The Transportation Tour explores the changes in land transportation from the industrial revolution to today; how resource and technology development influence how we move. After an introduction and a short film, the group will visit BC's oldest surviving steam locomotive. Other highlights include antique bicycles, a 1910 motorcycle, and a stop in our garage to see vintage cars from the early twentieth century. The tour ends on board the magnificently restored 1223 Interurban Tram.

* subject to availability.
Give us a call at 604-297-4558 for more information or to book your tour.