The Heat Is On:

Keeping Warm Then, Keeping Cool Now

Museum Exhibition – Feature Gallery

Opening night: Thursday November 7, 2019

Friday November 8, 2019 – Sunday May 3, 2020

New Westminster Museum Feature Gallery

From chopping wood, avoiding the fleas in sawdust burners, and waiting for ice deliveries, to the new challenges climate change brings, New West’s history past and present spotlights forgotten everyday necessities.

Daily 10 am – 5 pm, Thurs to 8 pm

“Keeping warm was something you worked at in the old days,”

Evelyn Benson - local historian