Plan a Visit


September – May
Open Tuesday – Sunday
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Or by appointment


Open daily
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Admission is by donation.


Visitors wishing to conduct research may contact us ahead of time to arrange an appointment.

Guided tours

We can host visiting groups of all ages, including seniors’ groups, class trips, children’s summer camps, and more. Whether you’d like a 30-minute guided tour of the museum exhibit and archives, a presentation on the history of Bowen Island, or a longer heritage tour of Snug Cove with your tour bus group, please contact us and we would be happy to arrange a tour with you.


The museum has one washroom on the ground floor.


We apologize that our building is not wheelchair accessible at this time.


There is a parking area in front of the Museum & Archives. Enter from Miller Road.


Bowen Island is a 20-minute ferry ride away from Horseshoe Bay in West Vancouver. The seasonal ferry schedules are available on the BC Ferries website.

Bowen Island
Museum & Archives

1014 Miller Road
P.O. Box 97
Bowen Island, BC
V0N 1G1, Canada

Summer Hours:
Mid-May to August 31
Monday - Sunday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Museum Hours:
September - May
Wednesday, Friday & Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Archive Hours:
September - May
Tuesday, Wednesday & Sunday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Admission is by donation

Phone: 604-947-2655