Become a Living History Volunteer

Share the stories of Steveston’s Historic Sites
Greet visitors while dressed in period costumes

Demonstrate historic activities: shipyard wood working, butter churning, explaining tram car mechanics, sewing, and much more.

No experience necessary!
Training & costumes provided.

Volunteer Information Sessions
Britannia Shipyards, Chinese Bunkhouse, 5180 Westwater Drive
Wednesday, April 10 | 6:30–8:00 p.m. or
Saturday, April 13 | 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Sign up at or call 604-238-8037

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.


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