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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2011

Photos: Burnaby Village Museum and Carousel

This year the Burnaby Village Museum celebrates its 40th Anniversary - visit this historic 1920s Village encompasses a combination of heritage and replica buildings and artifacts from a school house to the original 1911 Burnaby Lake interurban tram station (including a fully restored Interurban #1223 tram), several heritage houses, the oldest surviving steam locomotive in British Columbia which was used to build part of the Canadian Pacific Railway, a blacksmith shop, printing shop, bank and the beautifully restored 1912 C.W. Parker Carousel.

Visit Burnaby Village Museum - a historic 1920s village representing a tram stop community along the B.C. Interurban Railway with over a dozen heritage and replica buildings filled with artifacts and knowledgeable costumed staff and volunteers to walk through and explore:

Signpost at Burnaby Village Museum in Burnaby. View of Hill Street at the Burnaby Village Museum.Kitchen inside the Jesse Love Farmhouse at the Burnaby Village Museum.Jesse Love Farmhouse at the Burnaby Village Museum.1911 Tom Irving bachelor's house at Burnaby Village Museum.Inside the Seaforth Schoolhouse at the Burnaby Village Museum.Church at the Burnaby Village Museum.Inside the Church at the Burnaby Village Museum.Elworth, the 1922 family home of the Bateman's at the Burnaby Village Museum.Wedding display inside the Elworth at the Burnaby Village Museum.Bandstand at the Burnaby Village Museum.Treble Clef Phonographs music shop at Burnaby Village Museum.Street at the Burnaby Village Museum.Inside the barber shop at the Burnaby Village Museum.Drugstore at the Burnaby Village Museum.Way Sanf Yuen Wat Kee Chinese Herbalist Shop at the Burnaby Village Museum.Royal Bank building at the Burnaby Village Museum.Inside the Royal Bank at the Burnaby Village Museum.Old Curly, the oldest surviving steam locomotive in British Columbia at the Burnaby Village Museum.Blacksmith shop at the Burnaby Village Museum.Blacksmith making a hook at the Burnaby Village Museum.Typewriter at the Burnaby Post at Burnaby Village Museum.Printing Press at the Burnaby Post in the Burnaby Village Museum.Replica of the 1860 Log Cabin built by Burnaby's first settler, William Holmes at the Burnaby Village Museum.Old Interurban Tram ad at the Burnaby Village Museum.Restored 1911 Vorce Tram Station at the Burnaby Village Museum.Interurban Tram #1223 Barn at the Burnaby Village Museum.Restored #1223 Interurban Tram at the Burnaby Village Museum.Inside of Interurban Tram #1223 at the Burnaby Village Museum.Restored 1912 C.W. Parker Carousel at the Burnaby Village Museum.1912 C.W. Parker Carousel in action at the Burnaby Village Museum.Original Carousel horse on display at the Burnaby Village Museum.






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