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Making Progress: Toward an Extraordinary Museum

When it opens in late-2020, the new Museum of North Vancouver will offer 16,000 square feet of interactive multimedia exhibits, innovative programming and public gatherings. As we approach the opening, we wanted to keep the community updated on our progress. Here’s the latest… 

Seeing Archives Differently

In June 2020, the Association of Canadian Archivists (ACA) held their 45th Annual Conference with the theme “Seeing Archives Differently”. The NVMA sent its archives team to the conference. Read on to hear their impressions and observations of this brave new world! 

Thank you for all your #NorthVanStories!

Designed as a way to capture history in the making, #NorthVanStories sought to document the experience of our North Vancouver community during COVID-19 by encouraging folks to share content they’ve created since the pandemic began back in March. 

Happy Retirement, Shirley Sutherland!

Congratulations to Assistant Director, Shirley Sutherland, on her upcoming retirement. Throughout her career – including 28 years with NVMA – Shirley has made a crucial contribution to the evolution of programming as the key element in the public face of museums small and large.