Nestled in the heart of the Fraser Valley, the Kilby Historic Site
is a unique destination for tour buses and adult groups.

Stretch your legs as you travel back to an original 1906 General Store and farm, complete with original merchandise. Observe the antics of our friendly farm animals. Choose one of our popular add-ons to give your group a historic trip to remember!

Groups are welcome to explore on their own or book an interactive experience. The Kilby Historic Site offers complimentary admission for the bus driver and director (as well as complimentary lunch if booked for the group).

Group Rate Requirement

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

Please Note: 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

Group Visit Types

Self-Guided Heritage Tour

10% off regular admission for groups of 15 or more.

Every season lends different magic to the site. Self-guided tours are fun and easy with maps and schedules distributed upon arrival. Wander the site at your leisure. Costumed interpreters will be available throughout the site to answer questions and share information. We accept one payment for the entire group upon arrival. *See details section for information regarding payment

Guided Heritage Tour (45 minutes)

$16/person plus GST. Minimum charge, 15 people.

Journey back in time and learn about the thriving community of Harrison Mills during its heyday. A lively costumed guide will lead participants through the Heritage site including Farm, 1906 General Store and Manchester House Hotel.

Group Lunch Menu

$30/person (includes GST and 15% gratuity). Minimum charge, 15 people. 10-day advance reservation required.

Add a scumptious lunch to your tour! All of our sandwiches are created on fresh, locally baked bread, and include our popular homemade soup, a beverage, and freshly baked pie.

(Sandwich selections include: Roast Beef, Egg Salad, Ham and Cheese, Tuna Salad, Turkey Havarti).

Add-on Experiences

$5/person plus GST

Victorian Secrets: A Revealing Experience | 30 minutes

One of our most popular year ‘round adult shows!! What was it REALLY like back in 1910. This delightful 30–40 minute show incorporates humour, music, and many ‘revealing’ surprises. Myth busting at its best!

*Please note, we also have an offsite option for this show. Let us bring “Victorian Secrets” to your location— Conferences, birthday parties, and more. Off site rate: $210 flat rate for up to 30 people. Over 30 people, $6 per person. Mileage may apply.

Butter Making (Year-Round) | 30 minutes

Guests have a first-hand experience at making butter through a fun and interactive demonstration. Fresh samples to follow on sourdough bread.

Ice Cream Making (April to June) | 45 minutes

Ice Cream the old-fashioned way! This fun and interactive demonstration invites everyone to participate. The reward is a sample of their freshly churned treat.

Apple Cider Pressing (September to October) | 45 minutes

Guests try their hand at turning apples into juice using our century-old Apple Press. Stories and samples are the rewards for their hard work.


Visitors with disabilties: Guests with disabilities pay regular admission, while their attendants are free. Our gravel 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.

Payment Details: A 50% deposit of the total booking fee is required by credit card to book. The balance is due on the day of your tour. (Payments are processed for the whole group).


  • We must be notified of cancellations 7 days prior to the tour date for a full refund.
  • 50% of the deposit will be refunded for cancellations received 6-3 days in advance.
  • There will be no refund for cancellations received less than 3 days in advance. A receipt will be sent by email to confirm your tour booking.

Assistance & Reservations

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


    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 team so we can help bring your dream wedding to life. 

    Please call for more information call us at 604-796-9576 or email: 

    See our Weddings page for additional information

    Birthday Parties

    Birthday parties at Kilby Historic Site are a great way to celebrate your special day with a group of friends. Whether it is a children’s party or for adults we will help make your day a memorable one. For full party details please call 604-796-9576 for more information.

    Girl Guides and Scouts

    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.

    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 1900s ambience, our facilities include high-tech equipment such as computers, 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!