Welcome aboard the Samson V Maritime Museum website. Located in New Westminster,
British Columbia, Canada, Samson V was a sternwheel snagpuller that
worked on the Fraser River, until her retirement in 1980 when she was restored
and transformed into a Maritime Museum.
On our site, you'll find
You can also meet Samson
V's crew (in the Teachers' Corner), take a photograph tour of the Museum,
or look up new words in our glossary of nautical and boatbuilding terms. And when
you're finished visiting us, we offer a long list of recommended links
- The Museum
- The vessel's history
- Our educational programs,
- The vessel's restoration
and maintenance process.
There's everything from
the general to the technical. We hope you enjoy your visit.