HERITAGE LINKS

If you're interested in furthering your interest in the history and heritage that Chilliwack offers then take the time to visit these websites and Facebook pages. Combined with the many books that have been written on the area you are sure to spend many hours of discovery. 

Heritage Chilliwack Facebook page
Heritage news and heritage related events. 
https://www.facebook.com/heritagechilliwacksociety/

The Chilliwack Heritage Photo Project Facebook page
Documenting heritage buildings and the stories behind them for future generations by Carsten Arnold Photography
https://www.facebook.com/HeritagePhotoProject/

The Chilliwack Heritage Photo Project Website
Documenting heritage buildings and the stories behind them for future generations by Carsten Arnold Photography.
http://www.carstenarnold.com/heritageproject/

Chilliwack History Perspectives Facebook page
Interesting and well written stories about Chilliwack history by Merlin Bunt. https://www.facebook.com/chilliwackhistory/

Mid Century Memories of Chilliwack Facebook page
Stories and photos of past and present Chilliwack residents by Dean Roosevelt.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/534069136648478/

Stó:lō Nation Tourism Website
Learn about our Chilliwack First Nations culture and history.
http://www.stolonation.bc.ca/tourism

Stó:lō Library & Archives/Repository Website
Information about the Coast Salish, particularly the Stó:lō.
http://www.srrmcentre.com/archiverepository

Chilliwack Museum and Archives Facebook page
Our community Museum and Archives for Chilliwack.
https://www.facebook.com/ChilliwackMuseumArchives

Chilliwack Museum and Archives Website
Our community Museum and Archives for Chilliwack.
http://www.chilliwackmuseum.ca/

The Royal Hotel Chilliwack Blog
Great blog on local heritage and history
http://www.royalhotelchilliwack.com/hotel-blog

Chilliwack Progress Newspaper Archives Website
Searchable archive from 1891 - 2007
https://theprogress.newspapers.com/

Atchelitz Thresherman's Association Pioneer Village Museum Website
A working farm museum next door to Heritage Park. 
http://www.atchelitz.ca/

Yarrow Pioneers and Settlers Website
A great resource on Yarrow's history.
http://www.yarrowbc.ca/

Ryder Lake, The Place, The People
History of Ryder Lake by Bea Mazurenko
https://www.ryderlaketheplacethepeople.com/index.html

Gwynn Vaughan Park Society
An oasis in the city with it's beautiful gardens and colorful history
https://www.gwynnevaughanpark.ca/

Chilliwack Heritage Park Website
Heritage events throughout the year
http://chilliwackheritagepark.com/

CFB Chilliwack Historical Society Website
History of the Royal Canadian Engineers/Canadian Military Engineers.
http://cfbchs.com/

United Empire Loyalists’ Association of Canada - Chilliwack Branch
Bringing together the descendants of the United Empire Loyalists
http://www.uelac.org/Chilliwack/index.htm

Fraser Valley Heritage Rail Society Website
Established to preserve and run the remaining BCER Interurban cars.
https://fvhrs.org/

Fraser Valley Milk Producers Association Website
The first 40 years of their history - 1917 - 1957
http://bcdairyhistory.ca/PDFs/First+40+Years+FVMPA.pdf

The Chilliwack Ploughing Society Website
Ploughing matches held since 1873
https://chilliwackplowingmatch.com/

 

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Contact 

PO Box 526

Chilliwack, BC

V2P 7V5

heritagechilliwack@gmail.com