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Thanksgiving: Bringing in the Harvest

09oct11:00 am4:00 pmThanksgiving: Bringing in the Harvest

Event Details

Stroll through our beautiful grounds and experience the Harvest traditions of an early rural community. Explore candle dipping, cider pressing, and food preservation techniques.

Join us at the Café for a meal truly to be thankful for. Home-cooked… the old-fashioned way from scratch oven roast turkey and all the trimmings. Reserve ahead for this traditional Kilby feast.

Kilby Historic Site is operated by a charitable non-profit with a volunteer board. Your admission for this event goes towards the sustainability of the site for future generations. Help fulfil the Society’s mandate through attending events like this, as we strive to enrich the next generation through history, inspiring sense of wonder and deepen understanding of British Columbia’s heritage.

BC’s Museum of Rural Life!

$10 Adult | $9 Seniors | $8 Youth & Students | $25 Families | Children 5 and under FREE


Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required
Physical Distance Maintained
Outdoor Event
Other Health Guidelines Guests attending an event at the Museum that includes 50 or more guests will be required to show Proof of Vaccination. Masks remain mandatory for guests age 12 and over regardless of vaccination status.


(Saturday) 11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Kilby Historic Site

215 Kilby Road


Kilby Historic Site

Located near the junction of the Harrison and Fraser Rivers, the Kilby Historic Site stands as the only reminder of the once thriving community of Harrison Mills, British Columbia, Canada. Step back in time and enjoy a leisurely tour of the Kilby Historic Site with its magnificent 1906 General Store Museum. Visitors will view a fascinating gallery of product packaging dating back to the 1920s and 1930s. Don’t miss the intriguing artifacts in the heritage Post Office and Manchester House Hotel; both were an integral part of the Harrison Mills community at the turn of the twentieth century.
215 Kilby Road

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