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Fees & Services


Please note: Out of town researchers may make research requests through the Archivist via email, mail or telephone.

Staff research fees:

  • First 20 minutes free of charge
  • Hourly rate (in excess of 20 minutes) $30 plus tax

House History:

  • Have you ever wondered about the history of your heritage home? You can order a stunning House History package which includes an archival photo and the full historic details of the home.
  • Fee: $225 + tax for Touchstones Nelson members and $250 + tax for non-members
  • Please call 250-352-9813 or stop by Touchstones Nelson for more information.

Additional services:

  • Photocopies: 50 cents per copy
  • Images for display: prices vary, please call or visit the archives for more information
  • Images for commercial use: $30 plus tax per image
    • Image credit is mandatory, please contact the archives for more information
  • Additional charges apply for shipping and handling

Access to the Archives and Reference Library is free of charge.

Please Note:
Out of town visitors are urged to book an appointment with the Archivist before their visit in order to guarantee service.