The second annual Heritage Christmas Craft Fair – taking vendor applications now!

Heritage Christmas Craft Fair
Saturday, December 1, 2018 | 11:00am-4:00pm

Application deadline: Monday, August 20th, 2018

Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site is hosting the second annual Heritage Christmas Craft Fair on December 1. This year, the craft fair is expanding site wide and will be taking place in the Seine Net Loft, Murakami Boatworks and Chinese Bunkhouse buildings.

Please e-mail your completed vendor application forms and photos to by Monday, August 20th. Successful applicants will be notified and registered by August 31st, 2018. Vendor participation fee is $45.00.

Heritage Christmas Craft Fair - Vendor Application Form

The River Queen is back!

Every Sunday from July 8 until September 2, 2018:

Climb aboard the historic "River Queen" for a fully narrated nature and history tour of Steveston’s waterfront. Stops include Fisherman's Wharf and the Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site where you can hop off the vessel and enjoy a tour!

(1 stop)
Return Trip
(2 stops)
adults $6 $12
students/seniors $5 $10
children (ages 4-12) $4 $8
children (ages 3 & under) free free

For more information, please contact Vancouver Whale Watch.

Bricks 4 Kidz® – Water Quest Camp

Get building this spring break: sign up for Bricks 4 Kidz - WATER QUEST at Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site and explore the sea by building a motorized LEGO ship, helm, anchor and more to send off onto the water.

Monday to Friday, March 19-23 from 9am-12pm

  • Ages 6-10 years
  • $175/5 sessions

Register barcode #2329095 at or call 604-276-4300.

Animating History Camp – Britannia Stories

Imagine, learn and create an animated historical film inspired by
Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site’s stories in a week long day camp led by a professional animator and historical interpreter.

Monday to Friday, March 19-23 or March 26-30, 9am-3pm.

  • All supplies provided
  • Ages 6-12 years
  • $132/5 sessions

Register barcode #2255492 (March 19-23) or #2255493 (March 26-30) at or call 604-276-4300.