About the Quesnel & District Museum and Archives

Museum and Heritage Commission

A Commission, consisting of a member of City Council, a member of the Cariboo Regional District appointed through the CRD, and 8 members at large appointed by Council was created to advise Council on matters relating to Museum policy and operations, to promote the Museum and its programs, and to provide support to staff in the day to day management of the museum facility and its activities. The Commission also advises the City with regard to Heritage issues in the community. Members are appointed for a two year term.

Museum Staff

Museum & Heritage Manager Elizabeth Hunter Contact
Responsible for the operation of the Museum and implementing heritage programs

Curatorial Assistant Brandee Shutz Contact
Responsible for maintaining the collection records, assists with research requests.

Museum Assistants Contact
The museum usually creates two or more positions for students who work from mid May to September. They assist with day to day operations and special projects.
Amos Moffatt and Katrina MacLean have joined the staff for the summer of 2016

All staff can be contacted at 250-992-9580