About Us

The Cranbrook Archives, Museum and Landmark Foundation



The Cranbrook History Centre is an archives dedicated to study and research, and a museum that provides engaging and informative exhibitions and programs focused on the histories, peoples, and stories of Cranbrook and the East Kootenay region.

Mission Statement

Cranbrook History Centre: We believe in the power of history to ignite the imagination, stimulate thought and provide enjoyment. Through our collections and programs we strive to integrate history into the lives of the broadest possible audience, all in accordance with the highest professional standards.

Vision Statement

The Cranbrook History Centre will become a premier destination to showcase natural and human history of the Cranbrook and East Kootenay area.

It will be a facility for the public to share and preserve heritage for present and future generations, and to excite, inspire, and generate educational programs, innovative technologies and leading edge research.


Name Position
Honor Neve Chief Curator
Valerie Bourne Business Manager
Nathalie Lim Picard Programming Coordinator
Mel Toth Visitor Experience Coordinator
Kenny Jewsbury Historical Interpreter

Board of Directors

Bob Whetham President
Vice President
Jeanette Sissons Treasurer
Steve Weatherall Secretary
Jayne Clarke Royal Alexandra Hall
Jason Jacob Paleontology Collection
David Morley Director
Wayne Stetski Director
Ron Popoff City Liaison

Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of the Cranbrook History Center from the comfort of your own computer. While there is nothing quite as exciting as seeing our facility up close and in person, this tour allows you to see what you are missing! Please follow the link below to get to our Google Business Tour, the photos were all professionally done by Jody Wall at Views4business.com

Take a Tour