Okanagan Heritage Museum
Discover the natural and human history of Kelowna
Experience fascinating displays and learn how the Okanagan Valley was formed, and why it supports tremendous biodiversity. Step into the world of the syilx/Okanagan people, and gain insights into their close connection to the land. Learn about the arrival of traders and settlers, and peer into the windows of a store from Kelowna’s Chinatown. Meet some individuals from Kelowna’s past and present, and be inspired by the Central Okanagan Sports Hall of Fame.
|Monday, Friday & Saturday||10:00am – 5:00pm|
|Thursday||12:00pm – 8:00pm|
|Sunday||12:00pm – 4:00pm|
|Tuesday & Wednesday||Closed|
Canada Day Hours
|Thursday, July 1||10:00am – 5:00pm|
Summer Hours (starts July 2)
|Monday||10:00am – 5:00pm|
|Tuesday||10:00am – 5:00pm|
|Wednesday||10:00am – 5:00pm|
|Thursday (open late!)||10:00am – 8:00pm|
|Friday||10:00am – 5:00pm|
|Saturday||10:00am – 5:00pm|
|Sunday||10:00am – 5:00pm|
Admission is by donation.
Suggested donation $5 per person/$15 per family
Museums Are Living Places
There’s always something new to discover at the Okanagan Heritage Museum!
Additional Programs & Services
Upcoming Events & Workshops
Thursday evenings are the perfect time to explore the Cultural District! Download the free “ActionBound” app and sleuth your way through mysteries, trivia and more at the Okanagan Heritage Museum, Kelowna Art Gallery and Rotary Centre for the Arts.
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