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Whistler Museum Closed

March 16th, 2020
In response to recent developments, the Whistler Museum has made the difficult decision to close to the public until further notice.

If you have already purchased your tickets for Highways of the Past: Canoeing the Grand Canyon of the Liard, we will be happy to refund tickets when we reopen.  We are working with our presenters to reschedule our March events for a later date.

We will be keeping ...

Building the Spirit Opens February 28!

February 18th, 2020
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games, the Whistler Museum presents Building the Spirit: Whistler's Volunteers of the 2010 Games.  This temporary exhibit will feature stories and artefacts of the volunteers and community members who made the Games a unique experience in Whistler.  Join us opening night to share your own tales of 2010 and show off your Olympic memo ...

Late Opening January 29

January 28th, 2020
The Whistler Museum will be opening late at 12:30pm Wednesday, January 29.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

Early Closure Thursday, January 9

January 9th, 2020
The Whistler Museum will be closing early Thursday, January 9, at 7 pm.  We will reopen as usual at 11 am Friday, January 10.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

Holiday Hours at the Whistler Museum 2019

December 19th, 2019
The Whistler Museum will be making a few changes to our hours over the holidays.
Tuesday, December 24: Open 11-2
Wednesday, December 25: Closed
Thursday, December 26: Closed
Tuesday, December 31: Open 11-2
Wednesday, January 1: Closed

We apologize for any inconvenience.  Regular hours apply to any days not listed above.

Feeding the Spirit 2019

November 5th, 2019
Free food, great prizes and free admission 5:30 - 7:30 pm on Friday, November 8!

Come on down to the Whistler Museum for the annual Feeding the Spirit as part of Connect Whsitler.  Whether you've been in Whistler for two days or two decades, everyone is welcome.

November Hour Changes

November 5th, 2019
The Whistler Museum will open late at noon on Monday, November 11.  The museum will also close early at 5pm on Thursday, November 28 for a private event.  We will be open as usual all other days, and apologize for any inconvenience.

October 2019 Closures

October 20th, 2019
The Whistler Museum will be closed for the remaining Tuesdays in October, October 22 & October 29.  We will also be closing early at 5pm Thursday, October 24 & Thursday, October 31.  We will be open as usual all other days and apologize for any inconvenience.

Construction of the Whistler Village: 1978 - 1984

October 1st, 2019
Thursday, October 10, 2019. Turning a landfill into the Whistler Village was a massive undertaking. This temporary exhibit features a timeline of photos documenting the construction of the Village we know today, from framing to completion. . Doors open at 6:30 pm. Free admission. Exhibit closes November 22, 2019

Walking Tours July 1

June 28th, 2019
The Valley of Dreams Walking Tour will be canceled Monday, July 1 for Canada Day.  Discover Nature Tours at Lost Lake will run at 11am as usual.  All tours will resume at 11am Tuesday, July 2.  The Whistler Museum will be open from 1-5pm July 1.  We apologize for any inconvenience.
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