May 2020 is Asian Heritage Month. So what was it like for Asians immigrants arriving in Canada over 100 years ago? How have their descendants experienced life on the north shore? Take a peak into the Archives for some of the answers…
For nearly 15 years, archaeologist Bob Muckle and his students from Capilano University have been excavating a significant site deep within the woods of the Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve. Buried beneath the moss and ferns of the North Vancouver forest, Bob Muckle has uncovered the remains of a small Japanese community that inhabited the area from the 1920s until the early 1940s…
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Opening late 2020
115 West Esplanade
North Vancouver, BC.
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3203 Institute Road, Lynn Valley, North Vancouver, BC V7K 3E5
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