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Historic Sites & Museums

Explore Surrey’s rich history and heritage! Surrey’s roots as a pioneering agricultural, forestry and trading area are celebrated today in many heritage buildings, museums and special attractions.

At the Historic Stewart Farmhouse, go back in time to a pioneer age, seeing the tools and implements that farmers used to cultivate this fruitful land. Alternatively, ride the BC Electric Railway at the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society, where our transportation marvels of the past have been lovingly restored. Wander the streets of historic Cloverdale, or take in an engaging exhibit at the Surrey Museum.

History is everywhere in Surrey, British Columbia. Fascinating for kids and adults alike, these heritage sites help transport you to eras that helped set the stage for a city that draws in people from all over the world.

BC Vintage Truck Museum

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The museum is dedicated to preserving the early history of trucking in British Columbia. The Museum features a number of freight transportation vehicles ranging in age from 1914 to 1951 along with a number of artifacts about BC's early trucking. The collection was donated by the Teamsters Freight Transportation Museum & Archives and includes part

Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society

Fraser Valley Heritage Railway
For 2015, the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society (FVHRS) operates Interurban Car 1225 on Saturdays and Sundays, May 9 through Oct 11, from 9:30 to 4:00 pm (last train at 3pm). The round trip from Cloverdale to Sullivan Station is complete with descriptions of historic points along the line. The fare for Adults is $10,

Historic Stewart Farm

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Step into the farm life of the Stewarts, one of Surrey's leading pioneer families. The charming 1894 Victorian farmhouse and grounds are home to a wide variety of seasonal special events, demonstrations, and heritage craft activities. Take a tour with a costumed guide, enjoy a picnic on the scenic grounds, or go for a nature

Surrey Museum

Surrey Museum in summer
There’s always something happening at the Surrey Museum! Bring the family to explore our new interactive Kids Gallery, opening on October 10. Discover Surrey's past, present and future in the permanent galleries, or take in one of our Discovery Saturday events. Try your hand at a new craft in the Textile Centre. The Museum is

Zaklan Heritage Farm

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Since 1928, Zaklan Heritage Farm has been in Strawberry Hill, growing quality organic food through socially and environmentally responsible practices. Remembering who came before us and considering what we leave for those after us.

 

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