RBCM@home

RBCM @ Home will visit with staff of the Royal BC Museum and from museums and heritage sites around BC. Visiting with them from work or at their homes, we’ll discover more about their museums, research, publications, projects and their communities.  

RBCM @ Home will take place on Tuesdays at 12 pm, visit our calendar for topics and presenters. 

Want to watch it again, share or watch at a time that works for you? The live sessions will be recorded and posted to the Royal BC Museum's YouTube channel on our RBCM@home Playlist

Topaz Street Sikh Gurdwara, 1912. BC ArchivesIi-68722
April 13, 2021 - 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

In celebration of Sikh Heritage Month in BC join us for a conversation about Vaisakhi, the Sikh New Year Festival. Learn more about official events taking place by visiting  the Sikh Heritage Month BC website...

April 20, 2021 - 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

 

Join Hugh Ellenwood, Archives Manager at the White Rock Museum and Archives and learn more about the history of White Rock's iconic pier.

Register in advance for this webinar:...

April 27, 2021 - 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

The Dominion Astrophysical Observatory in Saanich, British Columbia, first caught starlight through the Plaskett telescope on May 6, 1918. It marked a significant moment in Canada’s history, as the 1.8-...

Hayato Takata and Yoshitaro Kishida opened the garden on July 11, 1907. Two Takata brothers started to run the garden as a family business in 1922. The Takata family was interned in 1942. Their houses and the garden were vandalized and destroyed. The rest of their belongings were sold off by the government. [BC Archives-E-01902]
May 4, 2021 - 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

Broken Promises focusses on the dispossession of property owned by Japanese Canadians and will travel to the Royal BC Museum in 2022.Dr. Yasmin Amaratunga Railton, co-curator of the Broken Promises exhibit will talk about how the exhibit is told from...