Everest conquerer to speak at Royal B.C. Museum

Pat Morrow has climbed the highest peak on every continent including Antarctica.

  • Jun. 23, 2013 9:00 a.m.

B.C.-born Pat Morrow, who in 1982 became the second Canadian to reach the summit of Mount Everest, is in Victoria July 4 as part of the Royal B.C. Museum Quest Lecture Series. The appearance by Morrow, who has climbed the highest peak on every continent including Antarctica, ties in with the museum’s Race to the End of the Earth exhibit on now.

The lecture happens from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Clifford Carl Hall. Tickets are $16 each, available online at royalbcmuseum.bc.ca or at the museum box office. RBCM members receive a 10 per cent discount.