News Room

VHF in the Media

Welcome to the News Room!

Here you will find our most recent media coverage, press releases and blog posts.

For media inquiries please contact Kathryn Morrow, Communications Manager at Vancouver Heritage Foundation.

Vancouver Heritage Foundation promotes the appreciation and conservation of our city’s historic places for current and future generations. VHF does this by creating opportunities and resources to learn about Vancouver’s history and heritage places, and providing practical support for the successful conservation of historic buildings and sites.

 


Recent Media Presence

2018

June 2, 2018 - If this old house could talk: The Home Front (Vancouver Sun)

June 2, 2018 - Heritage House Tour with News 1130

May 18, 2018 - Hollywood connection to the Heritage House Tour with Vancouver Courier

2017

June 2, 2017 - A new battle for Chinatown feat. the Walter and Mary Lee Chan House (Globe and Mail)

May 30, 2017 - Heritage House Tour feature with Vancouver Courier

2016

June 30, 2016 - Jessica and Jeremy Holmes discuss their experience with VHF grants on Roundhouse Radio

June 3, 2016 - Judith tours inside a Kerrisdale Tudor estate home for CBC's early edition (starts 2:18:43)

May 27, 2016 - John Mackie interviews Robert Lemon about the Barber Residence for the Heritage House Tour

May 25, 2016 - Vancouver Courier speaks with the owners of a charming west side Craftsman open on the Heritage House Tour

May 24, 2016 - Western Living looks at the Barber Residence in anticipation of the Heritage House Tour

2015

October 21, 2015 - Breakfast Television takes a live tour of a laneway house featured on the Laneway House Tour

October 21, 2015 - Globe and Mail Hot Ticket: The 2015 Laneway House Tour

October 14, 2015 - Vancity Buzz gets excited to join us at the Laneway House Tour

October 14, 2015 - The Vancouver Sun previews the 2015 Laneway House Tour

September 16, 2015 - 25 Best Things to Do in Vancouver: VHF Tours and Programming

May 28, 2015 - Shelley Fralic on her visit to the Queen Charlotte Apartment

May 15, 2015 - "Gracious, spacious charm" - the Vancouver Courier tours the Queen Charlotte Apartments

February 4, 2015 - Naveen Girn speaks with CBC Early Edition re: Restoring Community (1:31:30)


VHF Regular Features

Vancouver is Awesome 

Spacing Vancouver

Scout Magazine - The Roof Over Your Head


Archived Media Releases

May 16, 2018 - 2018 Heritage House Tour

January 29, 2018 - 2018 Heritage Week: Heritage Stands the Test of Time

May 10, 2017 - 15th Annual Heritage House Tour

January 23, 2017 - Heritage Energy Retrofit Grant Re-launch

May 9, 2016 - 2016 Heritage House Tour

January 26, 2016 - 2016 Heritage Week: Distinctive Destinations

May 4, 2015 - 2015 Heritage House Tour

December 1, 2014 - VHF Grants Restore Neighbourhood Character

October 3, 2014 -  2014 Laneway House Tour: 100-years of Laneway Housing in Vancouver

May 22, 2014 - Casa Mia at the Heritage House Tour

May 5, 2014 - 2014 Heritage House Tour

April 1, 2014 - 2014 Vancouver Special House Tour

March 19, 2014 - The WALL public art launch

February 12, 2014 - Heritage Week 2014


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