Langley Centennial Museum

Identity area

Identifier

LCM

Authorized form of name

Langley Centennial Museum

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum

Contact area

 

Kobi Christian, Arts & Heritage Curator Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

9135 King Street

Locality

Fort Langley

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

Telephone

604-888-3922

Fax

604-888-7291

Email

Note

Type

Mailing Address

Address

Street address

P.O. Box 800, Fort Langley

Locality

Fort Langley

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V1M 2S2

Telephone

Fax

Email

URL

Note

Description area

History

The Langley Centennial Museum was opened in 1958 and is operated by the Arts and Heritage Division of the municipality of the Township of Langley. The museum also administers a National Exhibition Centre. The museum acquires artifacts, archival records and historical reference material relating to Langley and the area within the boundary of the Township of Langley, including Fort Langley, Murrayville, Langley Prairie, Derby, Milner, Aldergrove, Otter, Salmon River Uplands, and Glen Valley.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The museum acquires artifacts, archival records, and historical reference material relating to Langley and the area within the boundary of the Township of Langley, including Fort Langley, Murrayville, Langley Prairie, Derby, Milner, Aldergrove, Otter, Salmon River Uplands, and Glen Valley. Archival holdings include textual records, photographs, maps and sound recordings created by individuals, families, community organizations, schools,and various government agencies.

Buildings

Holdings

Inclusive Dates: 1858 to present<br /> Predominant Dates: 1920-1950

Finding aids, guides and publications

<a target=newpage href="http://www.langleymuseum.org">Website</a> includes <a target=newpage href="http://www.langleymuseum.org/collection_photo.asp">online historical photograph</a>, <a target=newpage href="http://www.langleymuseum.org/collection_artifact.html">online artifact collection</a> and <a target=newpage href="http://www.langleymuseum.org/collection_art_collection.asp">online art collection</a> databases, as well as general information about the archival holdings and services at the museum.

Access area

Opening times

Monday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:45 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm - 4:45 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 30 January 2011.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

9135 King Street
Fort Langley, BC
CA