Sooke Region Museum

Identity area

Identifier

SRM

Authorized form of name

Sooke Region Museum

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum;Historical Society

Contact area

 

Joyce Linell, Archivist/Registrar Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

2070 Phillips Road, P.O. Box 774

Locality

Sooke

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V9Z 1H7

Telephone

250-642-6351

Fax

250-642-7089

Note

Description area

History

The Sooke Region Museum is operated in Sooke, B.C., by the Sooke Region Historical Society. The museum acquires artifacts, archival records, and historical reference material relating to Sooke and surrounding area.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Sponsor: Sooke Historical Society

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The holdings relate to the development and settlement of the Sooke area of the southwest tip of Vancouver Island from Metchosin to Port Renfrew. Holdings include extensive photograph collection, manuscript collection (letters, diaries, memoirs, minutes, etc.), oral histories, clippings files, local newspapers, maps, and a small reference library.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 40 linear meters<br /> Inclusive Dates: 1778 to present<br /> Predominant Dates: 1918-1950s

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Museum Hours: Throughout the year 9 am to 5 pm with the exception of Mondays during the winter season and a brief Christmas closing.

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, March 22, 2011.

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Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

2070 Phillips Road, P.O. Box 774
Sooke, BC
CA V9Z 1H7