Archives Research Centre


The Chilliwack Archives Research Centre is a part of Evergreen Hall, located at 9291, Corbould Street, Chilliwack.


Free parking is available at Evergreen Hall.

Reading Room

The Archives reading room features:

  • large work tables
  • electrical outlets for laptops
  • a public computer with internet access
  • reference library
  • public photocopier and printer (fees apply)
  • wheelchair accessible

Research at the Archives

  • We’ll get you started by orienting you to the archives and helping you find and retrieve archival materials.
  • If you would like to view the artifact collections, please contact the Curator prior to your arrival.


  • Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 4:30pm

Research Appointments

  • Do you want to talk to the Archivist? Do you have a complicated research question? Researchers are encouraged to make an appointment with the Archivist prior to visiting.

Research Requests

  • Visitors unable to visit the archives may forward a one-time research request to the Archivist.
  • Research fees of $40/hr apply for complex research requests over one hour.


While you are at the Archives, please:

  • Sign in at the front desk;
  • Always use pencil when taking notes;
  • Do not bring food or beverages into the Archives;
  • Set your phone to vibrate mode;
  • Be aware that only registered service animals are allowed;
  • Note that prior approval is required before taking photographs, filming or other recordings;
  • Be considerate to others and behave in a manner that does not disrupt other customers or staff;
  • Report any concerns to staff.