Events & Presentations

Triumph or Tragedy August 1-15

Date/Time
Date(s) - 01/08/2022 - 15/08/2022
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us on daily 1-hour Triumph or Tragedy downtown walking tours starting July 2nd! Choose your own adventure: Do you want to hear about Captain McDonald’s explosive decision, or about Josephine taking charge of the saloon? Decide with the group which stories you want to hear, and whether the tales were triumphant, tragic, or a little bit of both! 

Tuesday-Friday: 2:00pm start time

Saturday-Sunday: 10:30am start time

Cost: $10 per person
Age: We recommend this program for adults and youth 12+. Younger children are welcome with parental discretion and supervision.

Please check in at the front desk 5-10 minutes before the tour begins.

Warning- Graphic stories of violence and death.

The route is wheelchair accessible, please note that the tour covers much of downtown within the hour.

The tour occurs outside, rain or shine – dress accordingly. 

What to Bring:

  • a phone (optional)- upon arrival use the museum’s wifi to download a PDF file of pictures to enhance the tour stories
  • water
  • walking shoes
  • weather appropriate clothing
  • sunscreen/umbrella as needed
  • masks are recommended for indoor spaces

20 person limit per tour. Walk-ins welcome!

Tickets are non-refundable.

For support in booking call the front desk: (250) 753-1821

Subject to change dependent on public health orders.

Although online payment is made through PayPal, a PayPal account is not required, only a credit card or debit card. Please note that there will be no physical ticket issued. Your spot in this tour is confirmed once you have the PayPal transaction confirmation. Registration can also be made over the phone or in person.
Ticket Type Price Spaces
Monday, August 1 $10.00
Tuesday, August 2 $10.00
Wednesday, August 3 $10.00
Thursday, August 4 $10.00
Friday, August 5 $10.00
Saturday, August 6 *10:30am start $10.00
Sunday, August 7 *10:30am start $10.00
Tuesday, August 9 $10.00
Wednesday, August 10 $10.00
Thursday, August 11 $10.00
Friday, August 12 $10.00
Saturday, August 13 *10:30am start $10.00
Sunday, August 14 *10:30am start $10.00


Triumph or Tragedy August 1-15
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