Museum in Kamloops

Kamloops Museum & Archives

Kamloops Museum is in a vintage building and has a suitably fitting collection of historic photographs. Come here for the scoop on river-namesake David Thompson, and an entire floor dedicated to exhibits for kids.
Historic Site in Kamloops

Kamloops Heritage Railway

Across the train tracks from downtown, the Kamloops Heritage Railway runs steam-engine-powered excursions. Confirm the schedule in advance.
Gallery in Kamloops

Kamloops Art Gallery

Suitably loft-like in feel, this gallery has an emphasis on contemporary Western and aboriginal works by regional artists.
Park in Kamloops

Paul Lake Provincial Park

On the often-hot summer days, the beach at Paul Lake Provincial Park beckons and you may spot falcons and coyotes. There is a 20km mountain-biking loop, and campsites ($18). It's 24km northeast of Kamloops, via Hwy …