Ashcroft Museum

Identity area

Identifier

ASH

Authorized form of name

Ashcroft Museum

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum

Contact area

 

Kathie Paulos, Curator Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

Corner of Fourth and Brink Streets

Locality

Ashcroft

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

Telephone

250-453-9232

Fax

250-453-9664

Note

Located in the former Post Office building.

Type

Mailing Address

Address

Street address

P.O. Box 129

Locality

Ashcroft

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V0K 1A0

Telephone

Fax

Email

URL

Note

Description area

History

The Ashcroft Museum was originally established in 1936 and is now operated by the Village of Ashcroft. The museum's holdings incorporate the collections of the Cumming family. The museum acquires artifacts, archives, and historical reference material relating to Ashcroft and the south Cariboo area from Spences Bridge to Clinton, including Cache Creek and the Hat Creek Valley.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

Holdings

Not available.

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Mid-April to October 31, Monday to Friday, 9 AM-5 PM
July and August, Monday to Sunday, 9 AM-5 PM.

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised by BCANS Coordinator, Nov. 10, 2010; Oct. 10, 2012.

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Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Corner of Fourth and Brink Streets
Ashcroft, BC
CA