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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. Discover things and people you never knew...more
Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
675 Belleville St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1A1, Canada
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Royal BC Museum is just that, it is regal quality and reasonable in price. There is always something new to see and all the old favorites keep me coming back again and again. The displays are designed to appeal to all your senses and emerce...More
The IMAX film was awesome the displays are very well planned and a lot of interactive things to do. Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. Parking is a problem with a 2 hour maximum stay. Downtown Victoria has a shortage of parking because they removed...More
I highly recommend a guided tour as there is not a lot of signage on the walls. Our guide in the Natural History area gave us lots of information about extinct and existing animals and described in detail many tidal creatures that I would have...More
We had a few hours to kill and were staying nearby so we went to the museum. I was impressed. It was very interactive and so much to see. Around every corner was something more to look at. We thought we were missing things but...More
I have been to many museums all around the world and the Royal BC Museum is still one of my all-time favourites!
The attention to detail, especially in the Old Town, makes my heart sing. The lights flickering past the window in the train...More
We drove down the Island to catch the Egypt exhibit in December before it left. I was really unimpressed that there is only one small parking lot (that holds MAYBE 20 cars) around the museum itself. Everything thing else is street parking which has a...More
RBCM Archives - suggest you call direct re. access to Archives, 250-256-7226. St. Ann's Academy - there is disabled access available by arrangement during opening hours. St. Ann's Archives is not at the Academy... has its... More
RBCM Archives - suggest you call direct re. access to Archives, 250-256-7226. St. Ann's Academy - there is disabled access available by arrangement during opening hours. St. Ann's Archives is not at the Academy... has its own web site - best to enquire re. access via that, 250- 953-8829. Good luck!