Explore Downtown

Parks and Trails

Downtown PoCo offers an array of beautiful trails and parks. Be sure to check out the nearby PoCo Traboulay Trail which is easily accessed at the western end of McAllister, Whyte, or Marpole Avenue. While on the trail enjoy one our our permanent exhibits: the Historical Continuum.  You can also follow Donald Street south for a nice walk to Elks Park and Central Community Elementary.


Enjoy either one of PoCo Heritage’s self-guided or booked tours. Come see the sights and learn more about your community! For more information on the self-guided tours that are currently on offer please see our Heritage Walks Page. If you would like to book a guided tour, please contact us for rates and times.

Arts & Culture

The PoCo Heritage Museum and Archives is located at the heart of Arts and Culture in PoCo: the Leigh Square Community Arts Village, just next to Leigh Square. Take part in a variety of programs and events offered by the City of Port Coquitlam. For more information on these and other arts and culture programming please see the Leigh Square page.

Local Eats

Downtown PoCo is home to many wonderful restaurants  and grocery stores. For the past two years PoCo Heritage has also run the Brew-HaHa Fesitval of Beers. If you want to sample some of the best local brews and eats keep an eye out for upcoming events!