Heritage

West Vancouver’s heritage—as found in our buildings, landscapes, trees and special sites—plays a significant role in defining the character of our community. It helps tell our story and makes this a desirable place to live.

The West Vancouver Story

West Coast Style

Between 1945 and 1975 West Vancouver was a centre of innovative residential design which would become known as West Coast Style. More Information

Heritage Properties

There are five municipally designated heritage properties. More Information

National Historic Sites

West Vancouver has three National Historic Sites. More Information

Archives

The Archives tell the story of our community, from our beginnings as a small cluster of cottages to the bustling neighbourhoods of today. This community resource documents the municipal government and the lives and experiences of residents, businesses and organizations in West Vancouver's past. The Archives connect us to our history and heritage.

West Vancouver Archives

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