The Maritime Museum of BC promotes and preserves our maritime experience and heritage and to engage people with this ongoing story.
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The museum cares for over 35,000 unique artifacts, in excess of 40,000 historical photographs and an internationally recognized chart collection. As well, the museum also runs popular public and school programs featuring such topics as immigration, pirates and privateers, women at sea and fur trade. In addition, the museum provides Pirate School to train young minds to be the best of the worst.
Access to the MMBC can also be achieved via the web at http://www.mmbc.bc.ca and to our award-winning Virtual Museum of Canada exhibit Graveyard of the Pacific at http://www.pacificshipwrecks.ca.