Over eight museums celebrating the heritage of the region await discovery. Explore cultural treasures of the K’ómoks people for a fascinating glimpse into First Nations culture and discover the history of early pioneering life and the paleontology of the region. Take a self-guided Comox Valley Heritage Experience Walking & Driving Tour or visit any of these locations below:
Art Alchemy Studio
Experience artists at work in this unique creative space in Courtenay! Home to 8 painters, we welcome you to visit, chat and see us in our natural habitat! Tour the hallway gallery, poke around and find a treasure to take home. Original paintings, prints and artcards for sale. Commissions welcome.
Comox Air Force Museum
An amazing collection of West Coast Military Aviation artifacts and memorabilia plus a Heritage Air Park with 8 Aircraft awaits you. Visitors praise the collection which covers WW1 to current times. A well stocked gift shop and reference library are part of the attraction.
Comox Valley Arts
Comox Valley Arts actively supports, promotes and celebrates our vibrant, inclusive arts community. Publishers of the Central Island Arts Guide – a year round directory of Arts & Culture purveyors. Producers of Downtown Courtenay Summernight Markets – the craft & food place to be, Friday Nights, all summer.
Cumberland Museum & Archives
Cumberland Museum and The Cumberland Museum and Archives on Vancouver Island opened its doors in 1981 and is home to the extensive archives and artifacts of the community of Cumberland.
We are open year round and offer over 40 exhibits, a Company Store, research services, after school programs, heritage events, guided tours, films, video kiosks,…
I-Hos Gallery presents a collection of tradtional and contemporary northwest coast artwork and crafts. Masks, prints, gold and silver jewelry and wood carvings produced by First Nation artists are displayed in I-Hos Gallery. Komoks Band owned and operated. Truly something for everyone and every price range in the gallery.