Get Inspired and Get Inside TWELVE unique New West Homes and a Church!

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Tour date: Sunday, May 26 —10am to 5pm — Tickets $35orange_buy_tickets_button

This year, we have it all – from lovely period homes to stunning blends of historical character and 21st century technology. Our 2013 Heritage Homes Tour offers everything from an 1880′s era Victorian cottage to a 1950′s Massey Heights beauty. Visit ten stunning private residences; two public homes that are bound to pique curiosity; and one house of worship with an inspiring interior. Come take a sneak peek at what we have in store for you!

What to expect on your New Westminster Heritage Homes Tour

House Tour Tips

Here’s a quick guide on what to bring and the ‘six simple rules’ of home touring etiquette – so you’ll enjoy your best ever self-guided house tour.

Complimentary Tea

Your Heritage Homes Tour ticket entitles you to one refreshing light tea service consisting of a small sandwich, crispy vegetables, a delicious pastry square, tea or coffee and juice or water at the Justice Institute of BC715 McBride Boulevard (at the corner of 8th Avenue East). The ‘tea room’ and washroom facilities are open from 10:30 am – 4:00 pm. There is plenty of free parking at JIBC.

Select your tea time when you pick up your tickets (on or before May 26)at:

Benjamin Moore Royal City Colours | 700 Twelfth Street, New Westminster | 604.521.5209

(hours of operation: M-F 7:30 am – 5:30 pm | Saturday 9 am – 5 pm | Sunday 11 am – 4 pm)

Tea Times

Seating 1: 11:00 am – noon

Seating 2: 12:15– 1:15 pm

Seating 3: 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Seating 4: 2:45– 3:45 pm

Please note: This year, if you purchase your ticket online (beginning May 7) your tea time will be assigned.


If you wish to purchase lunch at an establishment that’s close to the tour route, there are a number of New Westminster restaurants to suit every taste.

Area Map

Your Heritage Homes Tour packages include a detailed map highlighting the exact location of each tour house so you can plan your route. Tour on foot, on your bicycle or in your vehicle.