About Us and Museum Hours

Trail Riverfront Centre (Library, Museum & Visitor Centre) Temporary Hours of Operation as of June 15, 2020

Monday to Friday:  9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

The following services are offered during our temporary hours

  • Library Stacks 
  • Museum Galleries
  • Computer access, by appointment only - Call 250-364-0821 to book
  • Visitor information
  • Gift Shop (card payment only)
  • Printing services

See www.trail.ca/COVID-19 for more City of Trail facility information


The Trail Museum & Archives is located at 1505 Bay Avenue in the Trail Riverfront Centre, integrated library, museum and visitor centre

Take a 3D tour of the Trail Riverfront Centre!

Trail Riverfront Centre

Regular Hours of Operation  

Galleries and Gift Shop

Monday and Friday:   9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday:    9:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Saturday:    9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Sundays and Statutory Holidays:   CLOSED


Monday to Friday:  10:30 AM – 5:00 PM (appointments required)

Contact Us     

Trail Riverfront Centre (Main)

Museum & Archives Manager
Sarah Benson-Lord

Collections Coordinator
Jesslyn Jarvis

Trail Historical Society 

As owners of the collections, members of the Trail Historical Society are active collaborators in the Trail Museum & Archives.  Join the THS for a nominal annual fee and gain access to volunteer opportunities in the facility, including Exhibit and Programming Committees and the Volunteer Docent Program (guided tours).  To learn more about the Trail Historical Society, its role in the facility and current activities, please contact the Secretary at by email
Trail Historical Society

Gift Shop

Visit our Gift Shop on the first floor of the Trail Riverfront Centre to satisfy all your local history needs!  Offering local history publications, Trail Museum & Archives swag and vintage Trail Smoke Eaters souvenirs, we offer a wide range of products that support both the facility and the Trail Historical Society.  The Gift Shop accepts cash, MasterCard, Visa, American Express and debit cards.
Gift Shop


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