Contact Us

Due to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation, we have decided to close the Archives indefinitely.  We will assess the situation on a daily basis and will keep you informed.  Thank you for your patience during these very unpredictable times.

Please visit our Youtube and Facebook pages (links at bottom of page) for updates and for daily vintage image postings (fb). 

Stay home, Stay safe

Before you send a request for information, please read our Research Policy.


IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Nanaimo Historical Society is a separate organization from the Archives. 

To contact the NHS, please send emails to or visit them on Facebook.

Phone: 250-753-4462

CIBC Arts Centre 
Lower Level
60 Wharf Street            
Nanaimo BC

Public Hours:
Wednesday to Friday
10AM - 12PM & 1PM - 4:30PM