Backgrounder _Kilby Historic Site

Assistance & Reservations

Please contact 604-796-9576 for assistance on any of the following subjects or email:

Are you planning a wedding? See below our new wedding information!

Group Rate Requirement 

15 or more guests of any organization, during regular hours of operation:

School Programming:
School Programming is available for 20 students or more. 
School Program and Teacher’s Packages are also available
>> See our Educators/School Page for more information

(Non-group rates: adult $10, senior $9 & student, $8)

Group Menu

Updated information coming when pandemic concerns are lifted.

Seniors Groups

For any group of 15 or more we would be pleased to offer you our senior rates and group menu, during regular hours of operation.

Call 604-491-9052 to speak to our Program Director

Group Visit Types


Proceed to Admissions desk in Orientation Barn to pay group fee and receive your visitor guide. After checking in at Admissions, the group will proceed independently through the museum and farm with costumed interpreters on site to answer any questions.


For an additional charge, we can provide orientation. Proceed to Admissions area to pay and obtain your visitor guide. After a brief orientation under the old Willow Tree, the group will proceed on a guided tour of the museum and around the farm.

Payment A 50% Deposit is required upon booking by Credit Card and full payment required 7 days prior to your tour. Cancellations must be received 7 days prior to the tour date for a full refund. Cancellations 3 days prior to the tour date only 50% of the deposit will be refunded. Cancellations less than 3 days there will be no refund of deposit.

Special Needs Special needs visitors pay regular admission, while their attendants are free. Our pathways around the farm allow easy access to feed and pet the animals. Our historic site is filled with wonderful sights, sounds and smells that guarantee a splendid experience for all.

NEW Weddings Are you planning a wedding? Kilby offers a unique alternative for your wedding day plans. We have 5 acres of heritage gardens, a fully fenced enclosed historic site and even a working farm to keep the children entertained. Whether you envision a traditional ceremony in our Orchard or a tranquil celebration in one of gardens, this amazing location offers a backdrop of natural beauty that will make your special day one to remember. For your reception needs the choices are endless! For example we can accommodate a lavish sit down meal for up to 200, an intimate English tea garden picnic or a rustic country-style BBQ. We invite you to come visit our site, tour the facilities and meet with our on-site wedding planner so we can help bring your dream wedding to life.  Please call for more information call us at 604-796-9576 or email: 

Birthday Parties Birthday parties at Kilby Historic Site are a great way to celebrate your child’s special day with a group of friends. The children help make wonderful old fashioned ice cream to enjoy with their home-made birthday cake. We also offer themed Birthday Party Packages like Teddy Bear Picnic or Pirate & Princess Party. For full party details please call 604-796-9576 or click here Birthday Party Package Info

Guides, Scouts and Brownies We have programming for specialized groups. Have you ever thought of making a Heritage Badge? Or camping overnight with the farm animals? For full program details please call 604-796-9576.

Studio Tours Is your group looking for something special to do? We offer specialized tours aimed at your groups interests. Anthropology, Quilt making, Agri-Tourism, Genealogy, Artists Guilds, Caring for Collections, You name it we will source a specialist to deliver a tour tailored to your groups needs.

Workshop and Seminar Facilities If your group is requiring a place to hold a meeting, workshop or seminar we have the space. Our heritage facilities will make your meeting special. We have seating for up to sixty people in our restaurant. Private office space is also available for smaller groups. Although we pride ourselves for our 1920s ambience, our facilities include high-tech equipment such as computers, projectors, overhead projectors and more if you require. For more information regarding facility rentals call 604-796-9576.

You may want to plan your visit on an event day!