Fernie & Elk Valley Culture Guide Issue 4 - Spring 2017 - Page 8

FERNIE MUSEUM Visitor Information Centre, This is Our Fernie permanent exhibit, seasonal gallery exhibitions, special events and interpretive walks. Home of the Downtown Visitor Centre. See feature, P6. 491 2nd Ave, Fernie | ferniemuseum.com 250-423-7016 | Open: Daily, 10am–5:30pm FERNIE HERITAGE LIBRARY 3 floors of literature and reference materials plus regular events & programming. See feature, P18. 492 3rd Ave, Fernie fernie.bclibrary.ca | 250-423-4458 Open: Tue, Wed & Fri & 11am–6pm | Thu 11am–8pm Sat 1–5pm | Closed Sun & Mon THE ARTS STATION The home of the Fernie & District Arts Council. 3 floors of reception, gallery, event, restaurant and studio space. See feature, P22. 601 1st Ave, Fernie theartsstation.com | 250-423-4842 Open: Mon–Fri 10am–3pm THE FERNIE COURT HOUSE Award-winning, 1909 chateau-style brick building and site of the Fernie Memorial. In use as the Service BC Government offices. Visitors welcome in the grounds and grand entrance hallway. 401 4th Ave, Fernie tourismfernie.com/activities/attractions/court-house Open: Mon–Fri 8:30am–Noon & 1–4:30pm FERNIE CITY HALL & THE MINER’S WALK Fernie’s home of local government and the location of a beautiful tribute to the Elk Valley’s mining heritage. Interactive information panels, challenges for kids, the unique Face of the Miner sculpture and local ironwork from the Fernie Forge. 501 3rd Ave, Fernie Open: Mon–Fri 9am–5pm | fernie.ca THE VOGUE THEATRE Fully refurbished, family-owned movie theatre and arcade gallery. Comfortable new seating & 2 screens with the latest in audio-visual technology including 3D. Regular special screenings and festivals. 321 2nd Ave, Fernie ferniemovies.com | 250-423-7111 Daily 7pm screenings plus weekend matinees & 9pm screenings 8 tourismfernie.com