Barkerville is fully equipped to support a wide range of visiting groups in an authentic, unique, world-class heritage site. We regularly host school groups, professional tour companies, and special events bookings. With so much to see, Barkerville offers everyone the freedom to play, learn and explore. Our staff are committed to providing you with the support you need to make your group visit to Barkerville a truly outstanding experience.

Tour Groups

Professional tour operators can receive a discount on admission passes for groups of 10 or more when booked in advance.

For more information, or to book your tour, contact Judy Mooring at  1-888-994-3332, ext. 29 or

Private Event Bookings

Barkerville is the perfect place to host your next family reunion, business meeting, workshop, wedding, anniversary, convention, or any other group gathering. We offer a variety of venue, food, accommodation, education, and entertainment options for every budget at any time of year.

To plan your next private event in Barkerville, contact Commerce Manager Rocky Nenka at 1-888-994-3332 ext. 37


School Field Trips

COVID-19 Update: Due to the onset of the COVID-19 State of Emergency, traditional school field trips in 2022 have been cancelled, but we are pleased to offer virtual field trip programming for students to explore Barkerville from the comfort and safety of their home computers. Please visit 2022 Virtual School Field Trips for more information.