Exhibitions

Currently on exhibit at the New Westminster Museum and Archives:

In the Feature Gallery at the New Westminster Museum:

Our Living Languages

Until Thursday July 29, 2021

Learn what First Nations communities throughout the province are doing to help 34 different languages survive and flourish, in Our Living Languages, a beautifully designed exhibition from the Royal BC Museum and First Peoples’ Cultural Council that celebrates the resilience and diversity of Indigenous languages in the face of change.

This project has been made possible in part by the Government of Canada. 
Ce projet a été rendu possible en partie grace au gouvernement du Canada.

 


 

In Gallery 7 at the New Westminster Museum:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AIR HUGS

New West Together During Covid-19

Until Sunday September 5, 2021

 

A new exhibit on the community’s resilience during the pandemic.

Gallery 7 at the New Westminster Museum

3rd floor Anvil Centre

Open March 2021 - Sunday September 5, 2021

 

 

Past Exhibitions:

Wait for Me, Daddy

October 4, 2014 - August 16, 2015

Baskets for Barter
November 29, 2014 - January 24, 2015

Hair Apparent: A Hairy History of New Westminster
April 23 - June 21, 2015

Our Working Waterfront, 1945-2015
July 9 - October 27, 2015

Architectural Gems in the Royal City
September 17, 2015 - May 8, 2016

The Living Archive
June 23 - August 21, 2016

Branching Out: Plants in New Westminster's History
June 2 – November 20, 2016

Ornamenting the Ordinary: Crafts of South Asia

September 10, 2016 – January 2, 2017

Witness Blanket
December 5, 2016 - April 28, 2017

Planning New West:
A History and Future of Urban Development in New Westminster

June 1, 2017 – January 21, 2017

Bottoms Up:
The Cultures of Drink in the Royal City

November 4, 2017 – May 27, 2018

 

 

 

 

Be/Longing
February 17, 2018 - October 7, 2018

People Gotta Move
July 5, 2018 - November 16, 2018

#MOCGottaMove

Getting the Word Out
October 26, 2018 - April 28, 2019

The Long Hours: Art in the BC Penitentiary
August 2018 - July 2019

May 16, 2019 – December 1, 2019
 
 
 
January 24, 2020 - December 23, 2020
 

November 7, 2019 - May 2, 2021.

“Keeping warm was something you worked at in the old days,” as local historian Evelyn Benson put it.