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White Rock - Recreation - Activities - Things to Do

museumWhite Rock Museum and Archives - Celebrating its 50th year White Rock Museum is a community association dedicated to preserving and promoting local history and culture. Our Museum is located in the historic White Rock Train Station building on the beach. Residents and visitors can learn about our history, and at the same time enjoy a walk along the promenade, pier, or visit one of the many shops and restaurants along Marine Drive. The Archives of the White Rock Museum is an exciting collection of unique documents and photographs representing over 100 years of White Rock and South Surrey history. The purpose of the Archives is to identify, acquire and preserve records of archival value to the City of White Rock and the community as a whole, and to make those records available to the public. The Archives acquires both public and private records with the understanding that they will be held in trust for future generations.

libraryLibraries - There are three libraries to choose from, White Rock, Semiahmoo and Ocean Park Library, a part of the Fraser Valley Regional Libraries which is North America's first regional library system, currently serves more than 600,000 people over 13,000 square kilometers, through 24 local libraries.

totem polesParks and Trails The City of White Rock, Parks Department truly has something for everyone. Featuring over 80 acres of park land, visitors and residents alike can participate in the wide variety of leisure opportunities in our Parks. Enjoy the majestic views from our hillside walkways, a game of soccer at Centennial Park, a quiet family barbeque at Bayview Park or an evening stroll along the stunning promenade. Two parks of note are White Rock Beach and Promenade and Centennial Park. For a full list of parks.

Tour De White Rock - From humble beginnings in 1980 when White Rock saw its first bicycle race with 35 participants and 20 volunteers, to an international race attracting over 150 high caliber cyclists from across Canada, the United States, and Europe, the Tour de White Rock has become a hot spot event for pro cycling teams, fans and the media. The Tour de White Rock is recognized internationally for its tradition of superb organization and race routes that raise the bar for endurance and tactics.

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