Programs and Events
Most tours and programs are currently suspended, with the following exceptions.
Sat, Feb 13 - Sun, Feb 21 or until sketchbooks run out
Explore and Sketch Britannia Shipyards
Uncover Richmond’s history safely exploring heritage buildings representing the people who lived and worked at Britannia Shipyards 100 years ago. Bring a pencil, eraser and a picnic blanket and pick up a mini sketchbook from staff courtesy of the Bateman Foundation. Find a quiet area among the acres of parkland and sketch at leisure allowing art and nature be a natural way to unwind. Bad weather? Collect a sketchbook to use on sunny days and file “sketching at Britannia” under a future must-do list.
Ongoing throughout 2021
Explore Steveston with the Big Red Scavenger Hunt
Join Big Red, the Irish Setter dog, on his quest to uncover Richmond’s history and mysteries by following clues to find the answers left by the Cannery Cat. This scavenger hunt takes 1.5 to 2 hours to complete and is entirely outdoors. No app required. Receive a free personalized link to log into a website using data or WiFi.
Visit Big Red Scavenger Hunt for more information and to receive a free website link.
Ages: Families with children up to 10 years