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SilverStar Mountain Museum

SilverStar Mountain Museum

During the summer, the Museum is located in the SnowSports School with additional displays in the lobby of the Chilcoot Lodge.

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The SilverStar Mountain Museum is a partnership between SilverStar Mountain Resort, Vernon and District Museum, and the SilverStar Dreamweavers Society.

A satellite of the Vernon District Museum, the SilverStar Mountain Museum intends to preserve artifacts and stories from the past about the people and events on the mountain.

The history of human activity on the mountain goes back several hundred years and includes First Nations use, mining and forestry activities, as well as the recreational use of recent years.

Hours of Operation

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily until September 5.

Current Exhibits
  • Mining 
  • Forestry Lookout
  • Biking History on SilverStar Mountain

The ski history exhibit is located at the Chilcoot Lodge.

Donations

Our goal is to establish a permanent Museum location within SilverStar Village. We are seeking contributions toward our building fund and exhibit development and maintenance. Donations can be made to the Vernon Museum: on the website, http://www.vernonmuseum.ca/donate.html or by calling 250-542-3142. 

Help us build future exhibits by donating photos, stories or artifacts from your past experiences on SilverStar. Contact Vernon Museum with your contribution.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are needed to help with a range of tasks. If you'd like to help out, click here to contact us.