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Royal BC Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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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
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration:1-2 hours
675 Belleville St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1A1, Canada
James Bay
+1 250-356-7226
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I recently enjoyed the museum's open house in honour of Family Day here in BC. Looked like many others also enjoyed the experience. I think the high admission fee for a family keeps many away. A half price ticket at 3:30 would be a good idea for management to consider. I took in
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Not knowing what to expect on my visit I was very impressed with both the First Peoples and Wildlife Photography exhibits were we spent several hours. The other exhibits I have seen previously so skipped over them.
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We had a wonderful time at this excellent museum. In this visit they featured Wildlife Photography. Excellent show. The exhibits throughout the museum were very interesting and enlightening. In particular, the First Nations languages were an eye-opener. Highly interesting!
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Plan on spending at least two full days in the museum - one on each floor. And don't miss the Imax presentations.
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We’re well acquainted with the museum’s permanent exhibitions, so that the special exhibition of the day is usually our chief reason for visiting it. This time “wildlife photography” is the main attraction (it opened today) and what an attraction it is. One hundred gorgeous
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