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Barkerville Historic Town

14301 Hwy 26, Barkerville Hwy, Barkerville, 
British Columbia, V0K 1B0

Barkerville is the largest heritage site in Western North America & a National Historic Site of Canada. Founded in 1862, Barkerville is an adventure destination like no other; rich in history, full of life. Meet colourful characters from Barkerville's past, watch Judge Begbie hold Victorian criminals accountable, see authentic gold rush theatre & witness a Cornish Waterwheel in action. Pan for gold, visit exotic Chinatown, go to school 1800s-style or tour the town at your own pace while visiting 140+ historic buildings & displays. Barkerville's merchants, restaurants & accommodations will provide everything you need for a genuinely comfortable trip into BC's golden age.


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Months of Operation

Please note:  Our award-winning educational programs & businesses run May-September only, but Barkerville itself is open year-round (Old-Fashioned Victorian Christmas, anyone?). Check our website ( for seasonal events!

Amenities & Facilities *

Accessible Facilities Food Services
High Speed Internet
* charges may apply

Policies & Restrictions

Group Policy
Pre-booked tour/group/heritage package rates available. Please call for more information, or visit our website.