A community-run museum featuring a renowned paleontology exhibit as well as the fascinating social history of Qualicum Beach and area.

We are open summer hours until the end of September!


Summer Schedule – June to September

Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 4pm.

Winter Schedule – October to May

Tuesday and Thursday 1pm to 4pm.

587 Beach RoadQualicum Beach, B.C. V9K 1K7

phone: 250-752-5533 Admission is by donation

(suggested donation $5 – Adults, $2 – Children 12 and under)

Check out our “QB Reads” exhibit and join us for a presentation by a local author! Find more information about it here._

Paleontology & Fossils

The Museum’s Paleontology Exhibit is recognized as one of world-class stature by paleontologists. The collection is curated by internationally known biologist and collector, Graham Beard, in conjunction with the Vancouver Island Paleontological Museum Society.


Social History & Culture

Our social history exhibits chronicle Pioneer living at the turn of the century and also features First Nations Culture. A grand mural by local artists depicting the Town’s early days brings alive the unique character of Qualicum as it developed through the years.