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See all of British Columbia at the Royal BC Museum, a world-class museum of natural and human history. Explore our core galleries and immerse yourself in tales of where we've been and where we are going. Marvel at the totems, masks and cultural...more
Certificate of Excellence
Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
675 Belleville St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1A1, Canada
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This museum has wonderful presentation. We especially enjoyed the a First Nation section. It is very visually appealing with easily accessible information. It is also very handicapped accessible. Plan on a good few hours here
The Museum is centrally placed in Victoria, close to the inner harbour. The Parliament building is a short walk away,
A well laid out museum with easy to follow directions. The exhibitions were very interesting and involved you in some of the exhibits. Allow yourself...More
We found this place on a cold wet morning and got to see two movies in the IMAX theatre and we were blown away. Its the biggest screen with the most amazing sound set up ever. Couldn't believe what we were seeing. So worth a...More
The Mayan exhibit at the Royal BC Museum is worth the trip to Victoria all by itself. The rest of the musuem is excellent, but I run out of superlatives for their special exhibit of Mayan culture, past and present. In addition to the expected...More
In addition to the regular exhibits which populate this wonderful repository of history, there's a rotating display which changes yearly.
Past years have featured Egyptian relics, Viking objects and the definitive experience finally clarifying the difference between mastodons and mammoth. Great curation.
The current exhibit...More
I love to go to the museum at least once a year to see their current exhibitions. This is one of the most beautiful museums in the world and if you do nothing else on a rainy day in Victoria, you must see the Royal...More