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Top recommendations from locals

History Museum
“This museum is well worth a visit. They have done a wonderful job of setting the scene for the region”
  • 201 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Historic Site
“Craigdarroch Castle is a definitive Victorian experience. Built between 1887 and 1890 on a hill overlooking the City of Victoria, this legendary mansion now shines over the city.”
  • 86 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“I am biased, because I work here! Enjoy the complimentary tickets in your welcome package to see some of Canada's greatest artists. Exhibits range from modern conceptual, to historic, from sculpture and ceramics to video. Something for everyone to enjoy!”
  • 55 locals recommend
Museum
“"Emily Carr House is a National Historic Site of Canada located in Victoria, British Columbia. It was the childhood home of Canadian painter Emily Carr, and had a lasting impression on her paintings and writings".”
  • 15 locals recommend
Museum
“Unique Tourist Attraction in Victoria, British Columbia. Located in the famous Empress Hotel. Awarded the Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor! Over 85 miniaturized dioramas. Further adventures, tiny treasures and little pleasures await all who continue into Frontier Land, Fantasy Land, The Great Canadian Railway,The Fields of Glory, Space 2201, Circus World,The Enchanted Valley of Castles, Old London Town of 1670 & The World of Dollhouses. Special effects in lighting, sound and animation are added to create this miniaturized extravaganza that continues to thrill and delight the young and young at heart! Our latest and greatest creation, "King Arthur's Camelot" is now open, adding 11 new exhibits to our existing collection. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Art gallery set in an architecturally noteworthy former residence with views & an outdoor art park.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Pool
“A gym and Olympic style pool with a great wave pool and waterslides for the kids!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful location by the Dungeness River and lots of interesting things to look at and learn. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Museum
“This sweet little museum gives visitors lots of information about our most iconic residents”
  • 5 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Art Gallery
“City-run theatre hosting lots of different shows from out of town. See also the Royal Theatre.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Museum
“There's so much history in our little town. In the summer there is a fantastic night market on Thursday nights on the grounds of the Sooke Museum.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Museum
“Small aquarium focused on local marine life, featuring hands-on exhibits & 3 touch tanks, great for kids! ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Art Gallery
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“If you enjoy elegant, fine dining, or a meal by the fire with local wines and spirits, you'll find what you need here! The Copper Room is my favourite. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“The Robert Bateman Centre is an art gallery exhibiting the collected works of Robert Bateman. Many art pieces and displays can be viewed by going on a guided tour.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Museum
“Great local museum, don't miss the old jail and George Starretts horse-drawn hearse on display!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Art Gallery
  • 3 locals recommend