Charles Woodward Memorial Room

Charles Woodward Memorial Room


The Charles Woodward Memorial Room provides a silent study space in comfortable surroundings. Named for the father of the Library’s benefactor, Mr. P.A. Woodward it contains items of interest that include: 

  • Gobelin tapestries depicting the Masters of Spirit (on display) and Masters of Science 
  • Plaques listing pioneer physicians of British Columbia
  • Exhibits that bring the history of science and medicine to the present. The current display contains surgical instruments and other medical artifacts. Display cases were provided by a grant from the Mr and Mrs P.A. Woodward’s Foundation 


Silent study located on the Main floor of the Woodward Library. Water in closed containers permitted.


photo at the entrance to the Charles Woodward Memorial Room showing the doors to the entrance