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Steveston Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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A charming slice of history

Welcoming and quaint, this original building is a free taste of what Steveston used to be... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2018
Debbie B
Nice Stop

A nice little place to stop into on a walk through Steveston. Very well taken care of and worth a... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2018
Okotoks, Canada
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The Steveston Museum & Tourism Richmond Visitor Centre are located in a heritage building that was built in 1905 as Steveston’s first bank. The friendly Visitor Centre staff are available to help with suggestions for things to see and do in the...more
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3811 Moncton St, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3A7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

took an hour or so to review and remember our Nishi community in Steveston Village at The Old Post Office/Museum and glad we did. Thought I knew a lot about same but learned more and deepened my appreciation of what the Nishi brought ot our...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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VisitRichmondBC, Social Media Manager at Steveston Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the museum, and had a chance to learn more about the local Japanese-Canadian community.

Reviewed February 11, 2019

See how Steveston was before the economic housing boom. This was a quiet and quaint fishing village and as a young boy i use to ride my bike here to fish.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

Welcoming and quaint, this original building is a free taste of what Steveston used to be. Donations accepted, and as they are an actual functioning Post Office, mail a letter, too!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Debbie B
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

A nice little place to stop into on a walk through Steveston. Very well taken care of and worth a quick trip in.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank deathracerJH
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Didn't rea;lize you can't get taxis in Steveston village. The lady was very helpful and called one for us. Looked very neat wish I could have looked around for a bit. Next time.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sleepyjane
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Worth a visit if you are in steveston, staff super nice and helpful. Disappointed they had sold out of lots of the once upon a time merchandise.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank yummymummy2009
Reviewed July 14, 2018

The staff were very helpful and interesting. We did not need accommodation as this was a day trip but there were plenty available. Lots of leaflets for things to do and places to go. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ilovetouring
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Brings you back in time. Lot of different and random things to see in here. Make sure to go in when you walk by.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Anthony Y
Reviewed June 9, 2018

This museum used to be a Post Office with (if my memory serves me correctly) living quarters upstairs. Other than the Cannery Cafe and the Gulf of Georgia Cannery the Steveston Museum is one of the few old time structures remaining in Steveston Village. A...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Renegade225
Reviewed May 27, 2018

This is a great place to learn the historical significance of what was one the village bank. It not only has great museum artifacts but the helpful people at the tourist centre will be happy to provide you all the Brochures you may be interested...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Kathleen B
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March 26, 2017|
Response from LouLindy50 |
This PO is now operated by a non-profit society - Steveston Historical Society - and as such we appreciate the local business. It is a struggle to keep the PO open as profit margins are very tight but SHS believes the... More