Online Heritage Tools

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Surrey Time Lapse

Connect Surrey Archives’ historic images to modern day locations. Divided by town centres, this tool provides a unique 'then and now' experience.
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Heritage Search

Browse a database of more than 60,000 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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Special Feature

Pride in Surrey Shines Through
June 10 | 1-9pm | Surrey City Hall

Surrey Civic Theatres and Surrey Archives have united to create a PRIDE filled day for the local community to enjoy. Learn more.

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17671 - 56 Avenue
Surrey BC, V3S 1C9


Drop-in Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 3pm. 


Phone: 604-502-6459