Stave Falls Visitor Centre
What you'll see once you're here
The Powerhouse at Stave Falls delivers an engaging and exciting experience for all visitors. With an amazing Tesla coil electricity demonstration and many interactive and historic displays, guest can take a walk back through time to see how power has helped build our province.
This 100-year-old power generating facility is also a National Historic Site of Canada where guests can comb through archival photos, artifacts and explore the original mechanical and electrical components installed over a century ago.
Because of its unique historic features, many television shows and movies have been filmed on-site. You'll be walking through a real life movie set.
In the beautiful Fraser Valley, the Powerhouse at Stave Falls Visitor Centre is located on Dewdney Trunk Road in Mission, B.C.
There are many other areas to enjoy nearby – you can plan a whole day trip. View the map below for the Powerhouse at Stave Falls Visitor Centre, the Stave Lake boat launch, the Stave Lake Reservoir Lodge and Campsite, the Hayward Lake reservoir recreation area and the Ruskin Dam recreation area. All of these facilities are located about 60 kilometres east of Vancouver.
Find out about recreation area closures and restrictions.
Hours of operations
The Powerhouse at Stave Falls Visitor Centre is open for the season from March 1 to October 10, 2016.
Our summer hours until September 12:
Monday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Our fall hours from September 13 to October 10 are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 7 days a week.
Offerings and admission rates
At the Powerhouse at Stave Falls Visitor Centre we offer guided and self-guided tours through the facility. Our visitor centre is also fully wheelchair accessible and we have a great gift shop where our guests can take home a souvenir from their trip.
- Adults – $6
- Seniors and Youth (6-17 years) – $5
- Children under 5 – Free
- Family Group rate (4 people) – $15
- Season's passes
- Adults – $7
- Youth and seniors – $6
To plan your visit, schedule a tour or for more information please call 604 462 1222 or email email@example.com. We're looking forward to your visit!