Museum of Surrey

The historic Anniedale School was built in 1891. The 1881 Town Hall is seen behind. Both heritage buildings were moved to the Museum of Surrey site in the fall of 2018. (Samantha Anderson)

Heritage buildings moved across Surrey last year to receive $729K in restorations

Historic Anniedale School, 1881 Town Hall will be made accessible, open to public in new year

The historic Anniedale School was built in 1891. The 1881 Town Hall is seen behind. Both heritage buildings were moved to the Museum of Surrey site in the fall of 2018. (Samantha Anderson)
A two-day festival of Indigenous art, music and culture will take place at the Museum of Surrey on July 13 and 14. (Photo courtesy Museum of Surrey)

Museum of Surrey to host two-day festival of Indigenous art, culture, music this weekend

‘Cedar Sage and Sweetgrass’ Indigenous art group organizes two day festival of ‘beautiful talent’

A two-day festival of Indigenous art, music and culture will take place at the Museum of Surrey on July 13 and 14. (Photo courtesy Museum of Surrey)
Will Newton Lions Club’s cloth banner (ca. 1960s) win the ‘Game of Artifacts’? It will all be revealed on Saturday, May 18, by the Queen of Dragons at the Museum of Surrey.

‘Game of Artifacts’: Museum of Surrey puts collection to the test in social media duel

Winner of ‘Game of Artifacts’ contest to be announced May 18 at Museum of Surrey

Will Newton Lions Club’s cloth banner (ca. 1960s) win the ‘Game of Artifacts’? It will all be revealed on Saturday, May 18, by the Queen of Dragons at the Museum of Surrey.
(surrey.ca) Have yourself a very vintage Christmas by visiting any of Heritage Surrey’s planned holiday events.

Heritage Surrey to host vintage holiday events this season

Free, family-friendly events to be held throughout December

(surrey.ca) Have yourself a very vintage Christmas by visiting any of Heritage Surrey’s planned holiday events.
More than 1,500 visitors came to the Museum of Surrey on Saturday, Nov. 17, to attend Filipino Fest. (Photo courtesy of Museum of Surrey)

Filipino Fest at Museum of Surrey draws a crowd

More than 1,500 residents, visitors attend cultural festival

More than 1,500 visitors came to the Museum of Surrey on Saturday, Nov. 17, to attend Filipino Fest. (Photo courtesy of Museum of Surrey)
The 1881 Town Hall was moved from the Cloverdale Fairgrounds to the Museum of Surrey campus on Wednesday night (Nov. 7). (Sue Bryant)

1881 Town Hall moved from Cloverdale Fairgrounds to Museum of Surrey

137-year-old hall will join other heritage buildings on the museum campus

The 1881 Town Hall was moved from the Cloverdale Fairgrounds to the Museum of Surrey campus on Wednesday night (Nov. 7). (Sue Bryant)
Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner gets a helping hand in the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Museum of Surrey from youth who attended the grand opening on Saturday, September 29. (Samantha Anderson)

VIDEO: Museum of Surrey hosts grand opening

$15.7-million expansion now open to the public

Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner gets a helping hand in the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Museum of Surrey from youth who attended the grand opening on Saturday, September 29. (Samantha Anderson)
The Museum of Surrey’s first exhibition in its new galleries will be ‘Dinosaurs Unearthed.’ (City of Surrey)

Museum of Surrey grand opening will be a ‘prehistoric party’

Ribbon-cutting ceremony, barbecue, featured exhibit Dinosaurs Unearthed and more

The Museum of Surrey’s first exhibition in its new galleries will be ‘Dinosaurs Unearthed.’ (City of Surrey)
Six dinosaur eggs arrived at recreation centres all over Surrey Monday night, including this one at Cloverdale Recreation Centre, 6188 176 Street. (City of Surrey)

Museum of Surrey searching for ‘egg-cellent’ photos

Snap a photo with a Jurassic egg and be entered to win a $500 cash prize

Six dinosaur eggs arrived at recreation centres all over Surrey Monday night, including this one at Cloverdale Recreation Centre, 6188 176 Street. (City of Surrey)
Anniedale School sits at its new home at the Museum of Surrey after a successful overnight move on Sept. 6, 2018. (James Smith photo)

127-year-old Anniedale school moved to Museum of Surrey ‘heritage campus’

Schoolhouse moved overnight to new home in downtown Cloverdale

Anniedale School sits at its new home at the Museum of Surrey after a successful overnight move on Sept. 6, 2018. (James Smith photo)
The Museum of Surrey’s first exhibition in its new galleries will be ‘Dinosaurs Unearthed.’ (City of Surrey)

Dinosaurs to take centre stage at Museum of Surrey opening

Museum of Surrey will open to the public on Saturday, Sept. 29

The Museum of Surrey’s first exhibition in its new galleries will be ‘Dinosaurs Unearthed.’ (City of Surrey)
A rendering of the completed Surrey Museum expansion. (City of Surrey)

What to expect from Surrey’s new $15.7-million museum expansion

Q & A with Museum of Surrey Manager Lynn Saffery

  • Aug 31, 2018
A rendering of the completed Surrey Museum expansion. (City of Surrey)
“The Rivers that Connect Us,” by K’wy’i’y’e Spring Salmon Studio, will stand 16 feet tall. (City of Surrey)

‘Celebratory’ sculpture to welcome newcomers at Museum of Surrey

‘The Rivers that Connect Us,’ a $180,000 illuminated sculpture, selected for museum site

“The Rivers that Connect Us,” by K’wy’i’y’e Spring Salmon Studio, will stand 16 feet tall. (City of Surrey)
The expansion project currently underway at the Museum of Surrey includes updates to the original building, and the construction of a new gallery space. (Samantha Anderson)

VIDEO: Behind the scenes look at the Museum of Surrey’s $15.7-million expansion

New spaces, new exhibitions, new Indigenous Hall and Kids Zone, and new perspectives

The expansion project currently underway at the Museum of Surrey includes updates to the original building, and the construction of a new gallery space. (Samantha Anderson)
The Lest We Forget mural, seen through the fencing at the Museum of Surrey construction site in late April. (Grace Kennedy)

VIDEO: Lest We Forget mural in Cloverdale’s Veterans Square demolished

Building demolition part of planned Museum of Surrey expansion

The Lest We Forget mural, seen through the fencing at the Museum of Surrey construction site in late April. (Grace Kennedy)