MILL BAY / MALAHAT HISTORICAL SOCIETY

THE HERITAGE MUSEUM

Want to Help Make History Come Alive? Please join us in our efforts to preserve and celebrate the history of our local community. Do so while meeting new people and having some fun!
Contact Bamberton Historical Society, Cobble Hill Historical Society or Mill Bay – Malahat Historical Society .

THE HERITAGE MUSEUM IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC FOR THE WINTER

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WATCH FOR FREE! (Video starts 13 sec. after pressing play) - ‘One Man’s Dream, the History of the Malahat Highway’A fascinating story of Major James McFarlane who singlehandedly surveyed the route and whose persistence got the road built. What makes the story hilarious is Major McFarlane was a rogue and a rebel, whose friends and family thought was crazy for attempting something everyone said was impossible.The film is a blend of actual archive material along with re-enactments by dozens of actors. It features many island locations and takes the viewer from the early 1900s to the present.(Produced by DV Media and the MBMHS) ... See MoreSee Less
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Hello Everyone

I’m Maureen Alexander with the Mill Bay/Malahat Historical Society and I want to welcome you to the fun History Trivia Quiz called ‘I NEVER WOULD HAVE GUESSED THAT’.

We are going to test your history knowledge with three questions that might make you say “I never would have guessed that’.

The Mill Bay-Malahat Historical Society

The Mill Bay-Malahat Historical Society aims to promote knowledge and public awareness of the history and heritage of Mill Bay and the Malahat through research, preservation, exhibits, signage, presentations, guided tours, and special events.

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Want to Help Make History Come Alive?

Please join us in our efforts to preserve and celebrate the history of our local community. Do so while meeting new people and having some fun!

Annual membership fee is $5 per person.

Please indicate your areas of interest. Historic Theatre, Artifact Acquisition, Tour Historic Sites, Fund Raising, Catalogue Artifacts, Display/ Design, Promotion/ Publicity, Interview Elders, Museum Docent, Special Events, Other …

Membership Form MILL BAY / MALAHAT HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Call us to discuss ways you can preserve the heritage of your family and our community.

250-743-0144

We are a registered charity and can issue tax receipts for donations.

Annual membership fee is $5 per person.

If you would like to include society membership with your donation, please put the word Membership in the comments box on the donations page.

The membership form PDF and money can be dropped off at the Mill Bay Paint and Hardware store in the Mill Bay Mall

 

or mailed to the

MBMHS

PO Box #263

2720 Mill Bay RD. V0R2P1

Northbound on Hwy. 1: 

Drive past Mill Bay Centre and past the turn-off to Shawnigan-Mill Bay Rd.  Turn right at the next signal onto Kilmalu Rd. and then immediately right again onto Church Way.  The museum is at the end of Church Way.

Southbound on Hwy. 1:

Drive past Hutchinson Rd. and when you get to the Laughing Llama store before the next signal, get in the left turn lane.  Turn left onto Kilmalu Rd. and immediately right onto Church Way.   Park at the end of Church Way.

MILL BAY / MALAHAT HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Museum

2851 Church Way, Mill Bay, BC V0R 2P2

Call Us

250-743-0144