Castlegar: Like Nowhere Else!
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Doukhobors In Castlegar: An Essential Part of Our History
Fleeing religious persecution in Russia, nearly a third of the original Doukhobor population came to settle in Castlegar in the early 1900’s and played a central role in building the city into a thriving and unique community. There are many opportunities in Castlegar to learn more about this rich and exciting time in Canadian history.