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1675 Tutill Court, Merritt, BC, V1K 1B8

Winter: 10:00am - 3:00pm Monday, Tuesday and Friday;
10:00am - 4:00pm Wednesday and Thursday;
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Statuatory Holidays.

Summer: 10:00am - 3:00pm Monday;
9:00am - 5:00pm Tuesday to Saturday;
Closed Sunday and Stat Holidays.

Phone ahead to (250) 378-4145 if you are planning a special visit or research trip to Merritt

 
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    Nicola Valley Museum & Archives Logo

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    Installing 100 Anniversary Banners on Voght St. Bridge

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    Merritt 100th Anniversary Celebration. L to R: Harry Lali, MLA; Dan Albas, MP; Susan Roline, Mayor.

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    Tom Edwards Photographing Newspapers

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    Merritt Herald Page 1 January 07, 1910.

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    BC Gazettes in Archives

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    Grader at UT House, Nicola, in Winter.

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    Nicola Valley Historical Quarterlies

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    The Honourable Judith Guichon, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, and Bruno Mailloux at the 2012 Merritt Country Christmas Parade. Driver: Tom Edwards.

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    Canford Public School Class of 1923

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    The Honourable Judith Guichon, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, and Bruno Mailloux at the 2012 Merritt Country Christmas Parade. Driver: Tom Edwards.

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    PF220 Lauder Ranch now River Ranch

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    Shooting 12-12-12. Left to right:Julia, Ivy and Gabrielle Smith by Dena Smith.

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    Saws on display at the Museum.

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    Registration is open for the 2013 Hello Merritt! Summer Children's Program

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Latest blog posts about the comings and goings at the Nicola Valley Museum!

Where's Harry?

Yup, that's right. We're talking about this guy - Harry Potter.

He's sort of our unofficial mascot at the Hello Merritt! summer program. You…

Summer at NVMA

Well hello there! You've probably been wondering what happened to Throwback Thursdays....you may have noticed it's been a few weeks since we've posted any images. There's a perfectly good reason for…

Latest News & Events

What's new, what's happening!

2013 AGM

The Nicola Valley Museum & Archives 2013 Annual General Meeting and Election of Officers will be held on March 21 at 7:00 PM at the Senior Centre — 1675 Tutill Court. This year's guest speaker will be David Tomkinson, Fire Chief. Chief Tomkinson's topic will be "The History of the Merritt Fire Department."

Nicola Valley 12-12-12 Photo Contest Winners

The Nicola Valley Museum & Archives offered copies of "Merritt and the Nicola Valley: An Illustrated History" as a prize to the first 100 contributors to the Nicola Valley 12-12-12 Photo Contest. Twenty-four people entered photographs. The judge, a well-known local artist, considered eight entries to be "exceptional" photographs fitting the 12-12-12 theme.