NEWS & ARTICLES

We look forward to publishing articles from our members and the community on topics related to their interest in Nanaimo’s natural and cultural heritage. If you have a topic you have written on that might be of interest, please contact us.

2023 Ethel Baraclough Winning Essay
Mar 27, 2024
2023 Peggy Nichols Winning Essay
Mar 27, 2024
History of the Electrical System in Nanaimo
Feb 1, 2024
Nanaimo's Welsh Community
Dec 13, 2023
May 3 1887 Mine Explosion
May 3, 2023
Nanaimo’s Soda Bottling History
Feb 14, 2023
Provenance of the Poppy
Nov 11, 2022
North Cedar Historical Tour
Jun 15, 2022
The Story of Stovely 1862-1990
May 19, 2022
VIU Student History Award Winners
Apr 19, 2022
The Wreck of Queen Charlotte Airlines
Jun 17, 2021
Harewood: Land of Wakesiah
Jun 16, 2021
History of the Colliery Dams
Jan 20, 2021
Shipwrecks and the Nanaimo Coal Trade
Sep 9, 2020
Nanaimo Historical Society 2019 Culture and Heritage Award
May 15, 2019
We acknowledge that we meet on the traditional territory of the Snuneymuxw people from whom Nanaimo takes its name.