The Whistler Museum & Archives possesses a research collection of non-archival reference materials to complement the archival collection, including books, magazines, newspapers, and subject files which may be useful when researching Whistler's history.

Members of the public are welcome to come and research at the museum between Tuesday and Saturday from 11am to 5pm. Research appointments must be made in advance.  Please contact the Head Archivist at or by phone 604.932.2019.

Online resources which may be useful to those researching a certain topic include:

Whistorical - official blog of the Whistler Museum & Archives Society

Pique Newsmagazine

Whistler Question Newspaper (defunct, but still searchable)

Whistler Blackcomb - Our History & Timeline

Whistler Museum Closed

March 16th, 2020
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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: Whis...Click here to read more detail about 'Building the Spirit Opens February 28!'

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.Click here to read more detail about 'Late Opening January 29'