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Kitimat Museum & Archives

Museums & Heritage Sites, Accessibility

293 City Centre Lower City Centre Mall, Kitimat, British Columbia, V8C 1T6

Health and Safety Info

Kitimat Museum & Archives Accessibility

This business has self-assessed as having the following accessible attributes. Please contact the business directly for further detail if required.

Mobility

Parking
  • Designated accessible parking near an accessible entrance that is specifically marked
  • Space specifically marked with a van-accessible sign, at minimum 4.7 metres wide, large enough to accommodate a vehicle with a side lift/ramp
Entrance
  • Entrance has no steps or if there are one or more steps, there is non-slip ramp with a maximum of 5% slope
  • Entry route has a door that is at minimum 815 mm wide
  • One or more entry points are automated
Restroom In Public Area
  • Designated gender-neutral/family restroom that can also accommodate a support person

Hearing

Overall Space
  • Business has a visual warning (alarm) system
  • Hearing loop technology available

Cognitive & Sensory Friendly

Restroom In Public Area
  • Designated gender-neutral/family restroom that can also accommodate a support person

General

High Speed Internet Service
  • Business has high-speed internet service available for video application use

Explore town history with the coming of Alcans aluminum smelter in the 1950s, early valley settlement, and Haisla traditional arts and technology. Additional displays feature regional geology, flora, and fauna. The temporary gallery offers changing exhibitions of arts, culture, and history. Visit the Museum Gift Shop for a variety of decorative gifts including, jewelry, and First Nations design merchandise, local artwork, clothing, and more. Second-floor is accessible via lift.