Experience the Courtenay of 100 years ago.  The clues are there just waiting to be discovered when you join a Heritage Walking Tour hosted by Courtenay and District Museum guides.

Learn about Courtenay’s first commercial centre, the origins of the Native Sons Hall, the railway which ran through town, and the important role the river has played in the City’s development.  Tour guides will also explore industrial, military and recreational ties to Comox Bay and Estuary.


Tours offered Thursdays in July (4th, 11th, 18th and 25th), 2019.

10:00am – 11:30am.

Minimum group size: 4; maximum size: 15. Pre-booking is required. 

Drop-ins are welcome when space exists. Tours go rain or shine.

Please note that the route includes stairs and some uneven ground.


Adults: $15.00

Ages 5 – 16 years: $10

Children 4 years old and younger are free.

Discount:  Seniors (65 years and older) and members of the Courtenay and District Historical Society receive $2 off price.

GST is applied to all fees.

Payment in full is required at the time of booking.  48 hours notice required for refund.

Please call or email the Courtenay Museum for tour availability at 250-334-0686 ext 2 or gmiller@courtenaymuseum.ca.


Laura Watson

Courtenay and District Museum