British Columbia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

Identity area

Identifier

BCS

Authorized form of name

British Columbia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum

Contact area

 

Jason Beck, Curator Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

B.C. Place Stadium, 777 Pacific Boulevard South

Locality

Vancouver

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V6B 4Y8

Telephone

604-687-5520

Fax

604-687-5510

Note

Description area

History

The British Columbia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum is a non-profit society mandated to collect, preserve, display, and interpret artifacts that reflect the development of sport in British Columbia, and to honour provincial athletes and builders through an annual induction process.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The holdings document the development of sport in British Columbia with particular emphasis on the Honoured Members of the Hall of Fame. Materials include posters, scrapbooks, sports ephemera, certificates, programs, minute books and records from various sports organizations, Olympic, Pan Am and Commonwealth Games handbooks, newsletters, photographs, taped interviews with Honoured Members, miscellaneous sports highlights on film and video.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 448 linear feet<br /> Inclusive Dates: 1889 to present<br /> Predominant Dates: 1960s to present

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Due to Phase II construction of BC Place, the BC Sports Hall of Fame is not open to the public between April 6, 2010 and 2011.<br />
Monday-Friday, 8:00-4:00 (Appointment necessary)

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. 11, 2010.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

B.C. Place Stadium, 777 Pacific Boulevard South
Vancouver, BC
CA V6B 4Y8