Burrard Dry Dock
From sea to sky, our holdings reveal diverse experiences of working and living on the North Shore. Start your adventure on the waterfront with the archival records of the Versatile Pacific Shipyards Inc. (Burrard Dry Dock). We have hundreds of ships & shipyard plans, company newsletters and amazing photographs.
BC Mountaineering Club
Climb higher and explore the North Shore Mountains from the comfort of our reading room. We preserve the BC Mountaineering Club records, as well as those of the Alpine Club of Canada (Vancouver Section). Discover first person accounts of ascents, original trail maps, log books, and breathtaking photographs.
How to find us
Plan your journey. Our building in Lynn Valley is accessible via public transit, car or bicycle.
There is limited visitor car parking in front of the building, including a dedicated parking space for disabled visitors. A secure bike rack is provided, although bicycles are left at your own risk.
The Archives is located on the second floor and is accessible by both elevator and stairs.
Interested in the Archives?
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