The Powell River Historical Museum & Archives website contains a large amount of information on Powell River and district's history.


Want to find out about some of Powell River's celebrities ?

Or... find out about the individual areas of Powell River ?

Ever wonder the origin of the place names around Powell River

What does the museum and archives have in their vaults ? Try looking at the archival records or the museum holdings

What's happening at the museum ?

Want to get an insight into the jobs at the pulp and paper mill ?

Would you like to help us resolve some unknown photos ?

Do you want to learn more about local books ?

Want to find out where the museum is or how to contact us ?

Here's a lot of links to local resources and other resources

Click here to become a member of the museum. Youcan pay on-line for your membership.

Here's our policies regarding things like copying, digitizing, printing costs.

And the results of BC-150 grant

Are your interested in knowing who was Powell River's Good Citizen ?

Powell River has grown over the years - see the population growth from 1922 - 1951
last updated: 2011-Jan-26