Cleveland Dam Collection

The Archives recently received a collection of photographs of the construction of the Cleveland Dam which was built (1951 to 1954) to provide fresh drinking water for the growing Greater Vancouver Regional District. The photos are now digitized and available through the Archives Online Database.

Chief Dan George Online Program

New online school program for secondary students highlights Tsleil-Waututh leader Chief Dan George’s work and its impact today. An actor, musician, poet, environmentalist and longshoreman Chief Dan George advocated for change in the lives of Indigenous people.  More

New Museum Takes Shape

Keeping our eye on the prize! Creativity, research and design are all part of the tool kit being used by a host of volunteers, planning specialists, and NVMA staff to create the new Museum of North Vancouver. More

Building a Museum as Extraordinary as the Community It Will Serve

It’s coming … a new museum on Esplanade in Lower Lonsdale.

While waiting for the new museum…

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