Whistler Museum and Archives

Located in the heart of the resort, the Whistler Museum is the place to discover Whistler's history and unique mountain culture. The Museum offers a variety of exhibits year-round, plus a busy program of seminars, interactive activities and other events to suit all ages.

The Evolution of Skiing in Whistler

Take a trip through history and learn how both the town of Whistler and the sport of skiing have evolved through the years. An extensive exhibit, with engaging stories, historical photographs, multi-media presentations and displays including a complete original gondola cabin!

Other features:

  • Whistler's Natural Environment and Geology
  • The History of Whistler Restrooms
  • Gift Shop with unique gifts, local artwork, and books on local history


Valley of Dreams Walking Tour

Uncover the stories of Whistler - join a local guide as they recount the stories of Whistler's dreamseekers during a leisurely stroll through picturesque Whistler Village. Jam-packed with little known tidbits of history, this tour takes both locals and visitors on a journey that reveals the secrets behind Whistler's rise to the mecca of outdoor recreation.

Date: Times for Summer 2017 will be added when released.
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Cost: By Donation ($5 suggested per person)
Where to Meet: Whistler Visitor Centre


Whistorical: The Official Whistler Museum Blog

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Other Services

The Museum offers a number of different educational programs for visitors and groups:

  • Multimedia Presentations on the history of Whistler
  • Tour Operators & Activity Planners Program
  • School Programs and Teacher Resources
  • Venue Rental

The Museum is located at 4333 Main Street, behind the Whistler Public Library and Florence Petersen Park.

Hours: Open 7 days a week from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM, please contact for opening hours on holidays.

Admission: Admission to the Museum is currently by donation.

Address
4333 Main Street
Whistler, BC V0N 1B0
Phone
1.604.932.2019
Email
info@whistlermuseum.org
Website
http://www.whistlermuseum.org/
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