On-Line Resources

*NEW – From the Collection

The Alberni Valley Museum’s latest episode of ‘From the Collection’ features Hats from the Museum’s Textile Collection and images from the Historic Photograph Collection.  The half hour program is currently playing on Shaw TV (Mon, Wed, Fri & Sun at 11am, 5pm & 11pm), or can catch it on YouTube.

Link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CgVGOr_p1kM&list=PLdp1ptQS5I0Z9MtM8IcseYTKGQfMl4rTZ&index=2


Tsunami Exhibit

The Alberni Valley Museum’s virtual exhibit ‘The Great Tsunami of 1964’ can be found on the Virtual Museum of Canada site.

Link:  http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000820&fl=0&id=exhibit_home


The Way it Was

Excerpts from George McKnight’s Community Cable show ‘The Way It Was’ that aired in Port Alberni, British Columbia in the 1980s and 1990s.

Link:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4XTpezgBYjufVktwCD5efA


Time Traveller

Gerald Labute’s Time Traveller series features the Alberni Valley Museum and the heritage of the Alberni Valley.

Link:  https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL74V0-BZuSztj4ZtS2QmbG7nimiq-HTO_


 Community Heritage Register

The Alberni Valley Community Heritage Register (CHR) is an official list of historic places, specific to the community, which have been identified as having heritage value or heritage character.

Link: http://playinpa.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/community-heritage-register.pdf