2017 events


Daily Interactive Tours FREE!
Check in at the Visitor Centre for a schedule of free engaging tours and hands-on activities at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm.

Our Coastal Connection - Exhibit Open House FREE!
Sat, June 3, 11am-4pm
Explore "Our Coastal Connection" in the Seine Net Loft and learn how our historic ties to the water have influenced inspiring local sustainability initiatives. Meet local groups that will help you capture your water story, challenge you to be a water champion, show you what’s lurking in the depths under the waves and give you a sneak preview of cool technologies soon to be released!

Doors Open Richmond FREE!
Sat & Sun, June 3-4, 11-4pm
Join us for free activities, tours and explore a new exhibit called: "Our Coastal Connection" in the Seine Net Loft building!

Repair a Canoe or Kayak
Learn techniques to repair a fibreglass canoe or kayak using gel coats. Price includes instruction and use of tools.
Sat, June 3 (#1817888), 10am-5pm, $96/1 sess
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Mermaid Tales, Tails and More
Visit the Seine Net Loft's Innovation Station, listen to a special sea story and make a unique mermaid doll made from recycled materials to take home.
Sat, Jun 17 (#1818688): 10-11:30am, $12.60/1 sess, Ages 6-14yrs
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Father's Day Boat and Bagel Fun
Make a hand held wooden boat to take home and enjoy a delicious bagel snack. Registration fees apply to children only.
Sun, Jun 18 (#1817638): 10-11:30am, $12.60/1 sess, Ages 3-6yrs
Sun, Jun 18 (#1817688): 1-2:30pm, $12.60/1 sess, Ages 3-6yrs

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Richmond Canada Day - Ships to Shore FREE!
Fri-Sun, June 30-July 2, 12-6pm
Relive the days when Steveston Village was a major port-of-call for sailing ships from around the world. Board ships docked at both Britannia Shipyards and Imperial Landing.

Cedar Strip Boat Building FREE!
Sundays-Wednesdays from June-August, 12-5pm
Take part in building a 40' cedar strip C15 canoe with a shipwright and master carver. From milling the lumber to attaching the final bowline, you're invited to help with every step!