National Indigenous Peoples Day 2024 in Vancouver

Candace Campo from Talaysay Tours leads an Indigenous cultural tour in Stanley Park

Candace Campo from Talaysay Tours leads an Indigenous walking tour in Stanley Park. Photo: Destination Vancouver/Kindred & Scout

National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21 is a great opportunity to celebrate Indigenous culture and engage with reconciliation. Here’s where to find 2024 events around Vancouver.

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National Indigenous Peoples Day 2024 in Vancouver

Experience Indigenous Culture in Vancouver

The city of Vancouver was founded in 1886, but it has been home to the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations since time immemorial. Discover a new perspective as you experience Indigenous history and culture in Vancouver. #thisisvancouver

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Experience Indigenous Culture in Vancouver

8 Vancouver Museums Where You Can Learn About Local History

A tour group inside the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre in Whistler

Photo: Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre/Blake Jorgensen

Vancouver is a relatively young city at just 136 years old. However, we proudly celebrate our history. Explore 8 different Vancouver museums to learn about local history including sports, art, culture, and commerce.

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8 Vancouver Museums Where You Can Learn About Local History

BC Indigenous-Run Cultural Centres: Sharing Stories and Strengthening Community

Photo Source: Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre (SLCC)

September 30 marks two very important Days for Indigenous peoples in Canada: Orange Shirt Day, which raises awareness about the history and ongoing legacy of residential schools, and the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a new federal statutory holiday that invites reflection and the honouring of survivors of residential school. Continue reading:
BC Indigenous-Run Cultural Centres: Sharing Stories and Strengthening Community