Book Launch!

Local centenarian and longtime Heritage Abbotsford Society supporter, Ernie Poignant, is launching his latest 126-page cartoon book Welcome to the Past! In celebration of the launch, join us from 1:30 PM to 3 PM on Friday, July 19th! Hosted at Trethewey House Heritage Site, you can: meet Ernie himself, enjoy refreshments, and socialize! All proceeds of this softcover book will go to the Society. No registration is necessary.

Labour Day Closure

We are closed for the Labour Day weekend and will re-open for tours on Tuesday at 1 PM.

Storytime on the Porch

Storytime on the Porch is a speaker series aimed at engaging adults and seniors with local heritage. Attendees have the opportunity to share and swap stories with long-term residents of the City of Abbotsford and the Fraser Valley in a low-key and comfortable setting.

Matsqui Walking Tour

Meet us in the parking lot of the Matsqui Community Hall for a guided walking tour of historic Matsqui Village! Attendees will have a chance to learn about the creation of Matsqui Village, to hear stories about the region’s Scandinavian roots and to discuss and discover Matsqui’s built heritage.

Heritage Site Office Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm
(Closed for lunch 12pm-1pm)

Trethewey House Tours:
Monday-Friday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm