Cowichan Historical Society

Incorporated on May 31, 1974, the objectives of the Cowichan Historical Society are: a. To gather and preserve information and records connected with the history of the Cowichan area; b. To maintain and develop a museum for the preservation of objects of historic interest and value; and c. To undertake such other activities with from time to time may be deemed appropriate.” [From the Society’s Constitution, May 16, 2019].

The monthly meetings of the Cowichan Historical Society take place at the Museum on the third Thursday at 7:30 p.m. between September and June.  The location is usually St. Peter's Quamichan Church, 5800 Church Road, Duncan. BC.  June and September meetings are often field trips.  Please call for more information.


Membership in the Cowichan Historical Society is $20 per year. Print and complete a membership application. Benefits of membership include 10% discount in the museum’s gift shop, monthly speakers at Society meetings, reduced photocopy rates, newsletters, and supporting the preservation and presentation of Cowichan Valley history and heritage.

Consider purchasing an annual subscription to British Columbia History for $20. Please add $10 for international orders.

Cheques can be made payable to the Cowichan Historical Society.

Thank you for your support.