The Douglas J. Husband Discovery Centre. Now Open to Visitors on Weekends.

The Douglas J. Husband Discovery Centre is an accessible space for dialogue and discovery about our community’s past, present, and future. Featuring authentic objects, digital experiences, and fascinating stories, all are welcome to engage with Delta’s storied history. Location & Contact Information The Douglas J. Husband Discovery Centre is located in Ladner just south of […]

My Mothers Story for Diverse Voices 2022

“My Mothers Story” Would you like to tell your Mothers story? Do you know how valuable this story is for you, your family and the Delta community? Delta Stageworks is offering “how-to” writing workshops with author Marilyn Norry. See this poster for more details or sign up at

Become a Delta Historical Society Member Today!

Are you drawn to the stories and photos of old Delta? Do you want to know more about the people andevents that shaped our community? If so, we hope you will consider joining the Delta Heritage Society!We are a volunteer led not-for-profit organization. As stewards of the archival and artefact collectionswe hold in trust for […]

Nearing completion, new Delta museum to offer different experience.

The new discovery centre is to open once COVID-19 safety guidelines permit. By: Sandor Gyarmati Delta Optimist May 4 2021 The Douglas J. Husband Discovery Centre promises to deliver residents an interactive experience to learn about Delta’s rich past, in an experience that goes beyond the usual static museum displays.Sandor Gyarmati/Delta Optimist It will be more […]

North Delta: History and Heritage

North Delta’s first history book, North Delta: History and Heritage is available now. This 190 page book tells you how North Delta developed from a forested slope to become the busy, vibrant community it is today. Edited by John Macdonald (author of The Kennedy Trail), this book is full of photographs seldom seen before, including […]

Appreciation. Preservation. Interpretation. Celebration.