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The Sooke Region Museum

2070 Phillips Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0Y3, Canada
+1 250-642-6351
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Very Interesting

Was quite surprised by the vast variety of artifacts in such a small museum. The local artists... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2016
08mustangkelly
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Cold Lake, Canada
nice little museum

lots of things to learn about the region in this well planed out little museum , cost is by... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2016
frank t
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Didsbury, Canada
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The Sooke Region Museum & Visitor Centre is a community museum that explores the human and natural heritage of the region from Sooke to Port Renfrew. The museum also operates the local visitor information centre for the region. We have both exhibits in the main museum building and around the grounds. In the Summer we are open 7 days a week. In the off season we are closed Mondays and most Stat holidays. We also usually are closed over Christmas and the first week of January. There is a touch screen system outside the main entrance for after hour accommodation inquiries and maps for pick-up after hours.The museum holds various special event during the year, has a gift shop with local arts & crafts, plus can do special meals for pre-booked tour groups.
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2070 Phillips Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0Y3, Canada
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Was quite surprised by the vast variety of artifacts in such a small museum. The local artists paintings that were on display were exquisite.

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Reviewed 18 April 2016

lots of things to learn about the region in this well planed out little museum , cost is by donation , and the staff is friendly, take about 1 or 2 hours to be able to absorb everything

Thank frank t
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I just love going to small tow museum this one is one of my favorites the tour up in to the light house the best part it was sad to hear they don t do all sooke day anymore

1  Thank fooddog19
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

We love this place! Really cool in depth history of Sooke presented in this museum. Cute gift shop with local products. Big rounds of ancient 1st growth trees, really interesting! !

1  Thank Sannly
Reviewed 22 November 2015

The Museum is also the tourist info centre so a good first stop if this is your first visit. They were helpful with local information and the exhibits were interesting.

1  Thank skinnylynmy
Reviewed 4 November 2015

If you need any information, or directions to any site in Sooke, then stop in here. History, local arts and crafts and friendly staff to help.

1  Thank siaosun
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I'm a local to the Spoke area and love our little tourist info/museum. Our family runs a BnB and we always send people there to fill up on maps and info of the, and we do the same. Lots of good info there as well...More

1  Thank Dirty_Bindle
Reviewed 22 September 2015

An outstanding community museum. Many things of local interest as well as a broader range of items. They had an excellent display of British Columbia Provincial Police items.

1  Thank jamesj392
Reviewed 20 September 2015

it's a neat little museum. for such a small place, it has a great collection of stuff. Interesting, check it out!

1  Thank panamaq
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Considering the size of the District of Sooke and the size of the museum building the displays are excellent. Accolades to all the volunteers.

1  Thank Jim D
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