International Museums Day

In celebration of International Museums Day, the North Peace Historical Society is offering FREE ADMISSION to the museum from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday May 18. We have many new additions to our displays including our aviation exhibit, a restored Brantford Breaker plow, a caboose (covered sleigh), and more!

2022 Cemetery Tours

Alaska Highway Cemetery Tour (Fort St. John Cemetery on 100 Ave) 2022 marks the 80th anniversary of the construction of the Alaska Highway. Learn about the connection many of the people buried in our main cemetery have to the Alaska Highway. From construction workers to entrepreneurs to ambulance drivers, the cemetery is full of peopleContinue reading “2022 Cemetery Tours”

March 2022 Museum News

In March, the museum was busy responding to archival inquiries, cataloguing photographs, and improving existing exhibits. Find out more by clicking here.

Scavenger Hunts

We have seven scavenger hunts to choose from. These hunts can be done instead of a guided tour (same cost as tour) or in addition to a guided tour or educational program for a $10/class fee plus tax.   Museum Scavenger Hunts (available year-round) Option 1: This picture-based scavenger hunt has students finding artefacts inContinue reading “Scavenger Hunts”

Guided Tours

Guided Tours The Fort St. John North Peace Museum provides guided tours for all age groups. Staff and volunteers, who share the history of Fort St. John from the dinosaurs to today, lead these groups. These tours can emphasize almost any topic your class/group is studying, such as community, the fur trade, transportation, natural resources,Continue reading “Guided Tours”