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source: HistoricPlaces.ca - City of New Westminster photo c.18622009

In 1911, this home that could accommodate a family and seven lodgers, was literally split in two, and placed back-to-back to face Fourth Street and Pine Street respectively.

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This year’s annual homes tour features a selection of impressive architectural styles, including an Arthur Erickson-inspired mid-century classic in Massey Heights, a charming Victorian era Queen’s Park cottage and “that ‘70s house” on a quiet McBride area cul-de-sac. 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. NWHPS is honouring our […]

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Just 4% separated Queen’s Park and Steveston neighbourhoods in the August 7th poll – Steveston went on to win Best ‘hood in Greater Vancouver! In the spirit of light-hearted fun during ‘the new normal’ this summer, New West Heritage went all in for New West’s neighbourhoods in CBC’s Best Neighbourhood “contest”. By late July, Queen’s […]

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New Westminster Heritage Preservation Society - Home Tour Tips

Here’s your chance to participate in a local summer online event that celebrates the places where we live! There are just two New West neighbourhoods still in the running. Click here for the voting link: August 7 Fraser River – semifinals Hello Heritage Fans! NWHPS encourages you to enjoy a safe bit of fun in […]

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Join us February 25 for our 2020 AGM with special guest presentation by Rob McCullough, manager, New Westminster Museums & Archives.

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Theresa McManus / New West Record November 20, 2019 04:35 PM The Homes for the Holidays tour is set to add some sparkle to the holiday season in New West. After a one-year hiatus, the tour is returning to New Westminster. Six houses will be decked out for the holidays as part of this year’s […]

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Sunday, November 17 | 2-4 PM |Century House, Queen’s Park – QPRA AGM Tuesday, November 19 | 6:30 PM | City Hall Advisory Planning Commission Meeting City Council – please come to 515 Fourth St. and see for yourselves – this lot is too small for the proposed design Notice from City of New Westminster: […]

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NWHPS is very proud to have donated this sapling Vimy heritage oak tree to the City of New Westminster, in honour of Canadians who served in WWI. The story behind this tree Excerpt from City of New Westminster website. In 1917, the Canadian military was victorious at the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Canadian soldiers had […]

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Re: Owners of 1908 home in New West unfairly ‘villainized’, Record Letters Steve North | November 7, 2019 I’m sorry that Mr. Preovolos wasn’t with me on the Queens Park Heritage Study Working Group, which spent four-plus years crafting a Heritage Conservation Area. He would have seen the evolution of an adopted HCA which was […]

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President’s Message

October 28, 2019

Request to City Council: Deny the re-classification of the 1908 W.E. Walmsley House from ‘advanced’ to ‘special limited’ protection at the Monday, October 28, 2019 Public Hearing

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Want to volunteer for our May 26th Homes Tour? we still need 25 volunteers for morning and afternoon half-day shifts. We have a really big ‘thank you’ for our volunteers!

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