Online heritage tools

Two cars driving on the left side of the road, 1920

Surrey Time Lapse

Connect Surrey Archives’ historic images to modern day locations. Divided by town centres, have a 'then and now' experience.

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A man using SOHS

Surrey Online Heritage Search

Browse a database of more than 100,000 archival photos, maps, documents and oral histories, as well as more than 5,000 Surrey-based artifacts.

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Modern day city centre in 1949 from above

1949 Aerial Layer

See a 1949 aerial shot from anywhere in Surrey. Customize your view with various present day layers. This tool only works on desktop. 

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Upcoming program

2SLGBTQ+ Voices
June 6 | 6:30-7:30pm via Microsoft Teams

Surrey Pride Flag Procession, 26 June 2016

Explore the importance of 2SLGBTQ+ voices in Surrey’s narrative. Guest speaker Dr. Jennifer Marchbank of Surrey Pride Society will discuss oral history projects and other initiatives that highlight untold histories.

Register online or by phone at 604-501-5100.


17671 - 56 Avenue
Surrey BC, V3S 1C9


Drop-in Tuesday to Saturday from 9:30am to 3:30pm. 


Phone: 604-502-6459