Facility Rentals


Facility Info & Booking

If you are interested in hosting an event and would like to have further information, please send us an email:

Host or attend an event at the Parksville Museum!

The Parksville Museum hosts a variety of community events, including markets, meetings, workshops, presentations, kids programs and more. From the functional setting of the Tryon Room of the Englishman River Building to the rustic charm of Knox Heritage Church, Parksville Museum offers a space perfect for your event. Featuring outdoor and indoor spaces, all with an idyllic pioneer village setting and beautiful landscaped gardens, we can host both small groups and larger groups onsite.

The Parksville Museum provides the Tryon Room for meeting and general purpose use.

Spaces for Rent

Tryon Room

A meeting room with screen, table, chairs

  • Meetings or as a General Purpose Room
  • The Tryon Room has seating for 35 persons.
  • Wheelchair access through the Englishman River Building.
  • Tables, chairs, a projector and screen available upon request.
  • Access to the kitchen for an extra cost

Knox Heritage Church (Not currently available for rent).

Guests can enjoy the comfort of replica pews while the sunshine is filtered through the church’s original stained glass windows. The site includes many memorable photo opportunities around the property to transport you to the past.

Your special wedding day will surely be memorable and talked about for years to come.

  • Wooden pews seat 75
  • Heating for winter weddings
  • Stain glass windows
  • Discrete power outlets for sound system
  • Wheelchair access

The Courtyard

Outdoor opportunity amongst a unique setting surrounded by local history and historic buildings with gardens. Musical talents have graced this outdoor space
The space was home to the Friday Nights Parksville Museum Farmers’ Market that hosts an average of 800 people and 30+ vendors

  • Access to 6 wooden picnic table benches
  • Access to outdoor electricity outlets
  • Paved pathways that surround the sandy gravel courtyard
  • Access to public outdoor water fountain
  • Free Parking and overflow option
  • Access to Museum washrooms
  • Limited tables, chairs, a projector and screen available upon request

Facility Info & Booking

If you are interested in hosting an event and would like to have further information, please send us an email:

1245 East Island Highway
Parksville, BC V9P 2E5

Phone: 250-248-6966
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The Parksville Museum is located on the unceded, traditional, & ancestral lands of the Coast Salish, Hul’q’umi’num’ speaking people including the Snaw-naw-as and Snuneymuxw people.


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Your generous donation helps to make the Museum a vibrant part of our community and allows us to continue offering family-friendly events, programming and exhibits.



Heritage Buildings are now closed for the 2022 season.

The grounds are always open to enjoy.

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