Archives open house

Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - 10:00 to 14:00
Where: Esquimalt Archives
Address: 103-1249 Esquimalt Road
When: November 23, 2022 - 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Come visit us at our informal open house 

Visitors will be able to chat with staff, take part in some Esquimalt trivia games and get up close to archival material.

The public is also welcome to come by during office hours and: 

  • Look for old photos of a particular house, street, or neighbourhood; 
  • Learn about joining the Archives volunteer team; 
  • Donate photographs or letters of a community event, family member or house; and
  • Check out the Esquimalt Archive’s online database.

Regular hours for the archives are 1-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

There is an extensive online database available as well that users can access any time. Find the database, contact information and more information about the Esquimalt Municipal Archives at

Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - 10:00 to 14:00