Special Events

Railway Day at the Museum

The Parksville Museum and the Oceanside Model Railroaders invite you to celebrate Railway Day at the Parksville Museum! There will be model trains, live music and food for purchase; you are not going to want to miss out on this FUN event! Join us on Saturday, August 21 from 10am to 4pm. Admission is by donation and all are welcome!

Music at the Museum

Join the Parksville Museum in welcoming various local musicians to Music at the Museum every Sunday! The event runs from 1-3pm at the Parksville Museum located at 1245 Island Highway East. Parking is free, admission is by donation and all are welcome! Bring your lawn chair and come support local musicians from the Oceanside area!

Past Events

Family Day Local History Community Scavenger Hunt

Family Day Local History Community Scavenger Hunt

What's the story behind all those buildings and signs we pass regularly? Time to find out! Learn more about our community's history through a fun scavenger hunt. When? On Family Day, February 15th, 2021.Scavenger Hunt Questions In 1898, you get a bed, breakfast and...

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Digital Carillon for Knox Heritage Church

Digital Carillon for Knox Heritage Church

THE MUSEUM CELEBRATES PARKSVILLE’S 75TH BIRTHDAYTHE BELLS WILL RING ON KNOX HERITAGE CHURCH!! We did it! We have raised the funds needed to purchase and install a digital carillon in the Knox Heritage Church at the museum. With the generous support of friends of the...

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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.


By Donation

Recommended Amount:

$5 per person

$10 per family or group

All Events are admission by donation


Heritage Buildings are now closed until Spring 2022. The grounds are always open to enjoy.

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