Spring Break Fun
- March 19, 2018 - March 29, 2018
- Recurring daily
- Times: From: 11:00 AM to 04:30 PM
- Location: Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel
- 6501 Deer Lake Ave
- Burnaby, BC V5G 3T6
- Admission: FREE
- Phone: 604-297-4565
We're throwing open the ages for 11 fun days!
March 19-29, daily, 11am-4:30pm
Free Gate Admission
Enjoy FREE admission during our Spring Break Opening. Gates will be open – 11am-4:30pm, daily. Stroll the streets of our village. Visit businesses and homes, take in demonstrations, chat with costumed towns-folk. Special activities have been planned for each day. Browse the Carousel Gift Shop and enjoy a treat or lunch at the Ice Cream Parlour.
There are two add-ons options to enhance your visit.
Try the Adventure Guide for only $6 (includes taxes). It will lead Adventurers through hands-on activities, crafts, and puzzles. There is matching, exploring, and creating activities around the Village. The Guide includes one carousel ride. Recommended for ages 8+ (or 5+ with an adults help).
For even more fun, get the brand new Village Adventure Pack. For $19.50 (includes taxes) you get all the goodies in the Adventure Guide, plus two rides on the carousel (because one is never enough), a large ice cream cone from the Ice Cream Parlour, a canvas adventure bag, carousel magnet, and reusable Burnaby Village Museum water bottle. It’s a great keepsake of your visit to the Village.
Every Day Activities:
• learn about lead type at the printshop
• feel the heat of the blacksmith’s forge
• ride the carousel
• talk to the teacher in the one-room schoolhouse
• watch a silent black & white movie
• chat to the clerk at the General Store
• explore the restored Interurban tram
Tinsmithing Demos: Watch the crimping, cutting and curling at the Sheet Metal Works. March 19 7 26, all day
Steam Demos: Learn about the power of steam. March 20, 22, 24, 27 & 29, all day
School Days: Be a student in the one-room schoolhouse. March 19, 25, 26, 12noon & 3pm
Coffee Break: Listen and smell coffee grinding in the General Store. Ongoing
Ruby's Lunch: In the Schoolhouse, discover the contents of a child's lunch pail. Ongoing.
Barbershop: Step in for a close shave, march 21 & 28, all day
Butter Churning: Take a turn churning the butter at Elworth House. march 21 & 28, all day
Staying Stylish: Find out about the latest fashion trends at Bell's Dry Goods. march 21 & 28, all day
Experience heritage everyday plus there are special daily activities. Head to our website for all the information.