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“Always enjoy my visits - continual new exhibits a treat.”
Review of Royal BC Museum

Royal BC Museum
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US$19.95*
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Ranked #3 of 203 things to do in Victoria
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Step inside and experience British Columbia. Since 1886 the Royal BC Museum has preserved and shared the human and natural histories of this province. Discover the famous First Peoples, Natural History and Modern History Galleries – a feast of sights, smells and sounds of British Columbia. The Royal BC Museum is also home to a cultural precinct including the BC Archives, Helmcken House, St. Ann's Schoolhouse, the Netherlands Centennial Carillon, Thunderbird Park and Mungo Martin House/Wawadit’la.
Reviewed November 28, 2016

Especially nice taking young grdchildren for short/medium length visits. Annual passes perfect for this purpose -- good Xmas gift!

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Reviewed November 28, 2016

I have lived in Victoria for 40+ years, and I still love this museum!! You can spend all day and learn so much. They have different feature exhibits and they are always top notch! I would highly recommend it!

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Reviewed November 27, 2016

This is an exceptionally well designed exhibit. On display is an almost completely preserved woolly mamouth baby...it is hard to believe. Children will enjoy learning about evolution when they see these displays. adults will enjoy it too! There was another exhibit about native languages that are being saved. The other exhibit is about BC history with great realistic displays. And then here are the amazing totem poles outside.

Thank travelingrm
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Reviewed November 27, 2016

Only had time to do BC history and some First Nations and we were very entertained. Nice dioramas and exhibits. Just a peek at the Mammoth exhibit, would have liked to do more. Definitely worth a visit when in Victoria!

Thank jonathanr19
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Mairin K, Public Relations Manager at Royal BC Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2016

Thanks for your lovely review! Glad you enjoyed the exhibitions.

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Reviewed November 26, 2016

Had a great time, awesome exhibits and staff is friendly would certainly return to this place again.

Thank Jen R
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