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Doukhobor Discovery Centre

Doukhobor Discovery Centr

112 Heritage Way, Castlegar
British Columbia, V1N 4M5

A rare heritage attraction nestled at the confluence of the Kootenay & Columbia rivers. This museum, on traditional orchard land, will introduce you to the unique skills, beliefs, culture & lifestyle of the Doukhobors as was lived circa 1908-1939.

This complete communal village offers videos, thousands of artifacts, the communal house with petch (oven), the banya (sauna), linen textiles and other crafts. The Village Gift Shop features art displays and Doukhobor Arts & Crafts for sale, CDs, books, videos and cards.

The Village Market (the blue building) is host to The Apple Guy who sells fresh produce and locally made borscht. The Village Bistro Restaurant is currently closed for renovations.

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Months of Operation

Please note:  Off season tours by appointment only.

Amenities & Facilities *

Accessible Facilities Pets Allowed (Conditions may apply)
* charges may apply

Policies & Restrictions

Cancellation Policy
We appreciate notice of cancellation of scheduled tours.
Group Policy
Please call ahead to arrange bus, school & corporate tours, or any groups of over 10.