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Burnaby Village Museum

6501 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 3T6, Canada
+1 604-297-4565
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Holiday Surprise

Went to see the Christmas Lights at Heritage Village and was blown away at how beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janie M
Burnaby, Canada
Christmas Village

Amazing job this City does every year! They are informative and welcoming and visually they do such... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Where History Comes to Life - Stroll down the streets of our 1920s community. Period costumed townsfolk welcome visitors and give demonstrations in the homes, businesses and shops. Take a ride on the 1912 CW Parker Carousel, explore the restored 1912 Interurban Tram, and enjoy a treat in the Ice Cream Parlour.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6501 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 3T6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see the Christmas Lights at Heritage Village and was blown away at how beautiful and interesting the outing was. It was very cold but we were dressed for the weather and it really help set the tone for Christmas We intend to visit...More

Thank Janie M
bbyvillage, Public Relations Manager at Burnaby Village Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for the review! So pleased you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing job this City does every year! They are informative and welcoming and visually they do such a great job with the lights.

Thank Flyingdutchman1973
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The heritage village was decorated for Christmas and open after dark. The staff in period costumes were quite knowledgeable. The place is great for families.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice museum with amazing staff (they wear old fashion costumes). Entry is free. Good for everyone of all age.

Thank Glor_Aksut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great little museum this is. It combines elements of Victoria’s Royal B.C. Museum (recreations of village stores, a little theatre showing vintage movies) with elements of Butchart Gardens (seven swans a-swimming and other Partridge in a Pear Tree illuminated Christmas installations), but unlike...More

Thank Tripsterchick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Heritage Christmas is a festive and a must do for families during the holidays. Turn of the century village with period buildings is now decorated for Christmas. It's a great place to go with your loved ones for the holidays. Gate admission is free and...More

Thank 5FrugalTravellers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This charming museum is a treasure in the Vancouver area -especially at Christmas time. There's no cost, and there's no pushing and shoving. As you walk between the buildings in this village, your blood pressure will drop and you'll breathe more deeply. In December, there...More

1  Thank 104bentleyl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love going to the Burnaby Villiage Museum. Great buildings, great shops and the history tied within is fun.

Thank sharonwM5847AI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful visit. Had all the amenities of a 1900s town of many stores, bank with a steam engine called Curley. The one who use to do the Vancouver to Whistler train. Lots of learning of.olden times.

Thank Dianne P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an awesome place to bring friends and family - and children would love it, too. We walked the streets, and entered the various businesses. Everyone was welcoming and informative. we saw a short children's play, which was so cute! Loved riding the carousel....More

1  Thank TannisRob
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Anat M
24 September 2015|
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Response from bbyvillage | Property representative |
Hello! We are only open seasonally to the public. Our next public opening is for a one day World Rivers Day event on September 27. After this, we are open for our Heritage Christmas season from Nov 21 - Jan 1. Our 2016... More