admission tickets


In order to provide world-class programming and services, Barkerville relies on admissions during our main season and shoulder season special events. Admission goes towards a variety of expenses to ensure we can open the doors and maintain the site for visitors.

2023/2024 Shoulder Season

December 16 & 17, 2023
Olde-Fashioned Christmas

Advance admission available here!

General (13-64): $10
Seniors (65+): $8
Youth (4-12) and Children (0-3) free with a donation to the Food Bank

Sleigh rides sold separately at Barnard’s Express.


September 11 – December 15, 2023
December 18, 2023 – May 31, 2024

Self-guided tours by donation!

Walk-In Gate:
8:00 AM – 8:00 PM daily

Administration Office:
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Monday to Friday, closed weekends and statutory holidays.

Exhibits, public programming, campground, accommodations, and shops and eateries will re-open June 1 – September 8, 2024.

Admission Rates

Main Season
Daily Admission

2024 updates coming soon!

Annual Pass

An annual pass provides free admission to Barkerville Historic Town & Park from May 1 of the year purchased to April 30 of the following year. GST not included.

Adults (13-64): $50.00
Seniors (65+): $37.50
Youth (4-12): $25.00

Receive 5% off if you purchase 4 or more annual passes!

Note: Annual passes to Barkerville are no longer directly associated with Friends of Barkerville and the Cariboo Goldfields Society memberships. Memberships to the society are still available as a separate purchase.

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Please note (on-season), museums and exhibits close between 7:00pm – 8:00pm. For individual business store hours, please visit Barkerville’s Merchants.