Welcome to the Gabriola Museum

505 South Road – just up the hill from the ferry

The Gift Shop is OPEN for the season. Come visit us.

We have a wide selection of books and feature local Gabriola artists

  Our new 2017 exhibit

Gabriola Inspired! Isle of Many Arts

Upcoming Events

Travelling Through Time: Guidebook Launch

Join us Saturday, Aug.5 at 2:00 for the launch of “Travelling through Time”, a Gabriola guidebook soon to be accompanied with historic place plaques. We are pleased that Sheila Malcolmson and Doug Routley will be joining us to support the provincial and federal funding for the project. We will also have readings of selected excerpts.

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2017 Museum August Programs

The Museum is pleased to offer a selection of programs in August. August 11, 1-3pm luthier Patrick Olmstead will host an interactive discussion and presentation on Salish Sea Luthierie. Every Thursday, 10am, Susan Yates will be reading stories about Canadian history. Join us Wednesday, August 16 for a Predator-Prey Orienteering Day.

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Latest News

Japanese Settlement Press Release

Gabriola locations among Heritage BC’s newly designated Japanese-Canadian historic sites.

On April 01, BC Minister for Multiculturalism Teresa Wat announced a list of 56 historic sites with significance to Canadians of Japanese descent. They include two locations in Silva Bay – the Sunrise Sawmill and Koyama’s Fishcamp.

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