This Week In History

This Week in History: The Kitty White Collection

The Royal BC Museum hopes all British Columbians know that this is your museum - and the collections are not ...
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This Week In History: Studying non-native organisms that crossed the Pacific with the 2011 Tsunami

Scientists at the Royal BC Museum work tirelessly, collecting and cataloguing specimens from across this province. Which become a vital ...
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This Week in History: Outreach Kits brings the Royal BC Museum to YOU!

"Are you ready to see my first item?" Kim Gough asks of the group sitting around a large table. Gough ...
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This Week in History: The Restoration of Ross Bay Villa

"The house was in fairly poor condition" says Simone Vogel-Horridge. Vogel-Horridge is President of the Ross Bay Villa Society. She's ...
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This Week in History: An Innovative Plant Specimen Drier

Drying specimens in remote locations, without a source of electricity, used to be a huge challenge. But no more, thanks ...
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This Week in History: Royal BC Museum Learning Labs

The Royal BC Museum's mandate is to broaden understanding about our province, and inspire curiosity and wonder. One of the ...
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This Week in History: Washing the ‘Old Town’ hotel bedspread

It's something you've probably never thought about as you wander through the amazing exhibits at the Royal BC Museum...how do ...
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This Week in History: 600 plant specimens donated to RBCM’s botany collection

The Royal BC Museum is always happy to hear from the public, if you have an item or a document ...
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This Week in History: Seaweed and the bugs that love it!

Thanks to our mild winters, the beautiful beaches all over the Island, and the Gulf Islands, are popular destinations all ...
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