Treasures from the Legislative Library Vault
Take a closer look at the fragile, unique, and valuable items stored in the Legislative Library vault.
- Date: Offered on select Wednesdays (March - June)
- Time: 2:00 pm
- Length: 60 minutes
- Cost: Free
You can join this program in-person at the Legislative Assembly, or online via Zoom.
March 15: The Bard and Parliament
Discover the unlikely connections between William Shakespeare and the BC Legislature and see the Legislative Library's rare Second Folio of Shakespeare's plays.
April 12: The BC Legislature and the Crown
Just in time for the Coronation, learn about the role of the Crown in B.C.’s parliamentary system, and discover a treasure trove of royal resources.
June 14: Maces Past and Present
From the Middle Ages to today, get a closer look at these opulent symbols of parliamentary authority.
Attendance for the in-person session is limited to 25 people.
Visitors should arrive ten minutes early to pass through security screening.
If you can no longer attend, please let us know as soon as possible so other groups may be booked.
Online sessions are offered via Zoom. Registered participants will receive an invitation to the session with the necessary meeting link.