In 1967 the Bowen Island Museum & Archives began collecting material about the history of the "Happy Isle". The Museum & Archives consists of two buildings in a park-like setting containing museum displays and an extensive museum and archival collection which exhibit the unique history of Bowen Island. Read more ›
The Museum and Archives is a living organization made up of volunteers. Why not have a voice in what we value and keep for our future? Help us collect; make suggestions; tell us your family stories; give us a few hours of your time; there are so many interesting jobs. Help us with the fundraising so essential to maintain the whole organization. Today is tomorrow's History. Read more ›
Our Current Exhibit
Art on Bowen Island: A Commemorative History- Our exhibit features a wide variety of artists both from and inspired by Bowen. We welcome everyone to come and look at the museum and learn about the people who helped to mold this creative island community. Read more ›
Photo GalleryBrowse our photos, or search the collection. There are more than 6000 photos available on our site. Browse Photos
People, Plants, & PlacesSaturday, July 19 and Sunday, July 20, 2014 The People, Plants and Places Tour is an intimate peek into Bowen Island’s hidden homes and gardens.
Plan a VisitWe can host visiting groups of all ages, including seniors’ groups, class trips, children’s summer camps, and more.
EventsCheck our events page to see upcoming events.