Bates Motel @ Britannia Shipyard

As we get ready to say a fond farewell to the A&E TV series Bates Motel, let's look back at some of the moments Britannia Shipyard played a part in it!

If you look closely in this scene, you can see Captain Hook's ship (from Once Upon a Time) outside the door.

Murakami Boatworks was used as this Biologist's office, and it was also used as Dylan's office.

One of Norma's best freak-outs was shot right at Britannia Shipyard's front door:

Unlike what it was in the show, you can visit here unannounced, our doors are open during our hours of operation!

Upcoming Registered Course: Canvasing Canoe Restoration

Course: Canvasing Canoe Restoration

Date: Saturday, May 6th 2017

Time: 10:00am-5:00pm

Cost: $96.00/1 session

Learn to restore a canvas canoe in this day-long course. Stretching, sealing and priming the canvas will be covered with explanation of different tools, methods and materials.

To register, call 604-238-8050 or go to the Visitor's Centre at Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site. Barcode #1817838. 

Registration questions? E-mail