Sidney Museum and Archives

Identity area

Identifier

SID

Authorized form of name

Sidney Museum and Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum;Government

Contact area

 

Alyssa Gerwing, Assistant Director Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

Sidney Museum, 2423 Beacon Avenue, L3

Locality

Sidney

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V8L 1X5

Telephone

250-655-6355

Fax

Note

Archives located at Sidney Museum

Type

Mailing Address

Address

Street address

2423 Beacon Avenue, L3

Locality

Sidney

Region

BC

Country name

Postal code

V8L 1X5

Telephone

Fax

Email

URL

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Sponsor: Sidney Museum and Archives Society

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The collection consists mainly of textual documents and photographs related to the history of Sidney and North Saanich. The museum includes holdings of "The Review" newspaper from 1912 to 1989 and an extensive photographic collection from the Saanich Experimental Farm. The Town of Sidney municipal records are in the process of being added to the museum archives.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 10 metres
Inclusive Dates: 1850 to present
Predominant Dates: 1910-1950s

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Daily 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, research by appointment.

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

Revised

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised July 2009.
Revised by BCANS Coordinator, March 21, 2011.
Revised by BCANS Coordinator September 11, 2018

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Sidney Museum, 2423 Beacon Avenue, L3
Sidney, BC
CA V8L 1X5