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Selling Vancouver to Tourists: 1890 – 1960

Vancouver Heritage Foundation
Date of Event: 
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 7:30pm

As part of Vancouver Heritage Foundation's Evening Lectures at Hycroft series, Historian and Author, Michael Kluckner, will explore how Vancouver was marketed by the CPR and others as a tourist destination. He will explore the natural attractions, how people travelled, how First Nations culture was represented, tourist hotels and later auto court hotels, and more.

402-510 Hastings St W
Vancouver, BC V6B 1L8
(604) 264-9642
BCSLA Event: 
Project: Telus Atrium Garden
Landscape Architect / Firm: Sharp & Diamond Landscape Architecture Inc in collaboration with Cornelia Hahn Oberlander
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Photo Credit: Brett Hitchins