The Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre (NIMC)

A National Historic Site dedicated to telling the story of over 22,000 Japanese Canadians who were forcibly relocated during World War II. Located on the site of “The Orchard” internment camp, the NIMC contains original buildings, period artifacts and interpretive displays as well as the Heiwa Teien Peace Garden, designed by the renowned Japanese Canadian gardener, Tomomichi (Roy) Sumi.

A copy of the brochure can be found here:  NIMC Brochure


Location: 306 Josephine St. New Denver, BC
Open from: May 1 – September 30
Hours of operation: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Admission rate: $9.00/adult, $7.00/student or senior, $20/family

Annual passes: $20.00/adult. $15.00/student or senior, $40/family
For any additional information, please contact

School groups or large groups, please fill out this form and email to

250-358-7288 or the Village of New Denver Office at 250-358-2316 in off season.