Duncan’s Chinatown

At the Museum

Did you know there was a Chinatown in Duncan? Discover what brought Chinese people to Canada and the Cowichan Valley, the discrimination and difficulties they faced, the people who made a difference, and the ultimate demolition of Chinatown. Discover Chinese mementos based on artifacts in the museum’s collection.

  • Grades 4-6
  • 90 minutes
  • $60 per class
  • Available: September 15 – December 15; January 15 – June 15 Monday to Wednesday, morning or afternoon sessions

Classroom Kits / In School Programmes

  • Grades 4-6
  • Kit: $40 for a two-week lending period; $50 deposit
  • Educator Visit: $75

To book a field trip, or classroom kit, contact our educational programmer at the museum by phone (250-746-6612)  or fill out the form below.