“We Support Heritage Conservation” signs now available

Do you need a lawn sign?  100 signs available as of March 19, 2017. Email: webmaster.nwhps@gmail.com ...Read More

The New Westminster Record: The Changing City

The Changing City: Save more heritage homes by Theresa McManus   tmcmanus@newwestrecord.ca (re-printed from the Thursday, March 9, 2017 edition of The Record; photos added from Monday, March 6 city council meeting presentation by NWHPS) Group wants more homes to get ‘advanced protection’ Heritage advocates are encouraging the city to expand the ...Read More

Will my property drop in value in a Heritage Conservation Area?

  The Value of Heritage in our Community Welcome to the New Westminster Heritage Preservation Society’s new blog series that examines what it means to preserve heritage sites in New Westminster – from an economic, aesthetic, community and/or historical perspective. At least once a month we will present information that helps contribute ...Read More

Come to our AGM – Thursday, March 16 7:00 PM

.Annual General Meeting    Thursday, March 16    7:00 – 9:00 PM    Galbraith House 131 Queen’s Avenue, New Westminster Please join for a brief but informative AGM and get together, followed by refreshments – AND – a  special presentation: Wood be Art‘s Brandy Kawulka talks about how you can incorporate your ...Read More

Celebrate Heritage Week in and around New Westminster

Heritage BC invites all British Columbians to celebrate our place and contribution to Canada, as we prepare to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. “My Canada! My BC!” is conceived to inspire Canadians and British Columbians to embrace, explore and enjoy their own heritage places and spaces at community events. What’s Happening for ...Read More

What is a Heritage Conservation Area (HCA) and what will it look like in New West?

The Value of Heritage in our Community Welcome to the New Westminster Heritage Preservation Society’s new blog series that examines what it means to preserve heritage sites in New Westminster – from an economic, aesthetic, community and/or historical perspective. At least once a month we will present information that helps contribute to ...Read More

Save the Date! Our 38th Annual Homes Tour is Sunday, May 28th, 2017

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NWHPS President defends the value of small heritage homes in letter to the editor

LETTERS: Small homes have heritage value, too MAUREEN ARVANITIDIS / NEW WEST RECORD DECEMBER 22, 2016 10:50 Dear Editor: Re: Demo on Hold for 1937 city house, the Record, Dec. 8 For more than two years, residents, city staff and council have been looking for ways to preserve what residents in the ...Read More

Love It or List It Vancouver at Gifford house

Debora and Paul reflect on renovating the busiest rooms in their home – on national television   Homeowners Paul Fuoco and Debora Sutherland loved their Hollywood Regency home of four years. After updating the mechanicals, they knew it was time to tackle key rooms. “We were fans of the show and had ...Read More

New West Record features highlights for 2016 Heritage Homes Tour

New Westminster Heritage Preservation Society mixes things up for this year’s homes tour Theresa McManus | New West Record May 11, 2016   A hipster vibe, a sense of heritage and some unexpected locales are all part of this year’s Heritage Homes Tour. The New Westminster Heritage Preservation Society is holding its ...Read More