Plan a Visit


September – June 23
Open Daily
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

Fall/Winter Hours:
September - June 23
Open Daily
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Summer Hours:
June 23 - August 31
Open Daily
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Admission is by donation

Phone: 604-947-2655