The Archives is operating with a reduced visitor capacity in accordance with the recommendations of the City of Mission Health & Safety Advisor.

For this reason visiting is by appointment only at this time - book yours today or call 604-820-2621. NOTE: Scheduled visits must be made at least one day in advance and will be booked on a first come first serve basis.

MASKS
Masks are no longer mandatory for entry, however, it is recommended for those who are not fully vaccinated to continue to wear a mask until approximately two weeks after their second does. Maaks will be provided by the Archives to visitors.

PRESCREENING
Visitors will be required to answer COVID-19 screening questions upon entry.

PHYSICAL DISTANCING
Measures are in place to reduce physical contact between visitors,staff,and volunteers including posted occupancy limits and physical barriers. There is a maximum of 3 visitors allowed onsite at one time.

CLEANING
For your safety, we conduct regular cleaning of high-touch surfaces. It is recommended that you sanitize your hands upon entry and after visiting the Archives.

PLEASE STAY HOME
if you are sick or experiencing:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Loss of sense of smell or taste
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Sore throat
  • Loss of appetite
  • Extreme fatigue
  • Headache
  • Body aches
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Services
    We are committed to assisting everyone who contacts us, but because we are a volunteer-based operation with limited hours of operation, it can sometimes take time to process an individual request.

    You may access the Archives in-person or by phone, mail and email. Due to our limited hours of operation and current visitor capacity restrictions due to the pandemic, it is recommended that individuals planning to visit the archives contact staff well ahead of time to book an appointment.

    Please note for non-residents a donation is required to cover administration costs. Reference Services staff and volunteers will assist you with your research and provide you with resources relevant to your request. Under special circumstances, Reference Services staff and volunteers will also research a topic for local and non-residents. A fee may be required for this service.

    Reproductions of materials are available conditional upon any donor or copyright restrictions and the fragility of the material. Users will be charged fees to offset costs associated with providing the reproduction(s). For further details please email us.

    Support the Archives!
    Operated by the Mission District Historical Society, a non-profit organization, the Mission Community Archives welcomes your financial support to advance our programs and services. Your donation will help us to preserve and provide better access to the community's documentary heritage.

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    In-person Inquiries (SEE COVID-19 Safety Plan)

    Thursdays: 9:00-5:00 pm
    Fridays: 9:00-5:00 pm

    Free admission

    Telephone: 604.820.2621

    Mail:
    Mission Community Archives,
    PO Box 3522,
    Mission, BC
    V2V 4L1

    Email


    We acknowledge the financial assistance of the District of Mission
    and the Province of British Columbia
    33215 2nd Avenue, P.O. Box 3522, Mission, B.C. V2V 4L1  Ph. 604.820.2621
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