Heritage BC is a charitable not-for-profit supporting heritage conservation across British Columbia through education, training and skills development, capacity building in heritage planning and funding through the Heritage Legacy Fund. We are passionate about building links between heritage conservation and tourism, economic and environmental sustainability, community pride and an appreciation of our common history.
We have added several informative pages to our website, including funding sources, organizational capacity building, heritage tourism, and a long list of tips, tools, publications and guides.
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It is the responsibility of the profession to show that good conservation can still promote economic development in a way that respects multiple values and is sustainable in the long term.
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Our heritage: Where the past meets the future.
2018 is the European Year of Cultural Heritage. Cultural heritage shapes our everyday lives. It surrounds us in towns and cities, natural landscapes and archaeological sites. It is not only found in literature, art …
Inseparably woven through Indigenous identity and life, Indigenous heritage is conveyed through ideas, objects, language, and artistic practice.
Reaching into the past, Indigenous heritage exists in living memory, passed from one generation to the next. Through the passage of time, cultural heritage endures, remaining essential and meaningful, and standing the test of …
One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.