Japanese Tea Ceremony Demostration

Royal BC Museum 675 Belleville Street, Victoria, BC, Canada

May is Asian Heritage month. Join members of the Urasenke Tankokai Victoria Association as they demonstrate the Japanese tea ceremony (Chado- The Way of Tea). Urasenke has long been active in promoting worldwide understanding and appreciation of chado. The four principles of chado are Wa (Harmony), Kei (Respect), Sei (Purity), and Jaku (tranquility). Chado, also […]

Awakening Chinatown

“Awakening Chinatown gives Victoria a chance to rediscover this beautiful part of our city and revel in its past while celebrating what’s sure to be a vibrant future.”  – Victoria News As we celebrate the 22nd Anniversary of Asian Heritage Month, the Victoria Chinatown Museum Society together with Lead Sponsor RBC, are thrilled to announce the […]

Ocean Week Victoria

Various Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Ocean Week Victoria is a collaboration among local community organizations to help people learn and care about their big blue backyard. Ocean Week events include educational and recreational activities that explore and interact with the ocean.

Museum Tots at the Maritime Museum of BC: Beach Life

The Maritime Museum of BC 744 Douglas St, Victoria, BC, Canada

June 1st 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA This weekly program introduces children ages 3 – 5 to the fun world of museum learning. Each week’s program revolves around a new theme, encouraging children to learn through crafts, play, song, and dance. There is a new maritime theme every week. This week’s theme […]

Sea Lanterns Workshop at the Maritime Museum of BC

The Maritime Museum of BC 744 Douglas St, Victoria, BC, Canada

June 1st 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA Ever-present fog, shifting winds, and treacherous currents makes marine navigation challenging on British Columbia’s west coast, giving it the nickname “the Graveyard of the Pacific.” Transform a simple mason jar into your own “sea lantern” while learning how lighthouses have been instrumental in keeping mariners […]

Community Day at the Maritime Museum of BC

The Maritime Museum of BC 744 Douglas St, Victoria, BC, Canada

June 2nd 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA To celebrate Ocean Week Victoria, the Maritime Museum of BC is running a Community Day on 2 June–with admission by donation all day long! Enjoy our weekly Sensory Morning, with the exhibits and gallery under low lighting, no sound, and with sensory kits available, from […]

Otters and More!

Royal BC Museum 675 Belleville Street, Victoria, BC, Canada

June 3rd 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA The Royal BC Museum is celebrating Ocean Week Victoria! Come check out our Sea Otter specimen and tidepool and transport yourself to the exposed beaches of the West Coast of Vancouver Island in our ocean diorama. Feel how dense a Sea Otter’s fur is, learn […]

Your Salish Sea Neighbours Tour

Royal BC Museum 675 Belleville Street, Victoria, BC, Canada

June 4th 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA Come meet your ocean neighbours! As part of Ocean Week Victoria, we are highlighting various Salish Sea habitats and animals that live there, in the Natural History Gallery for a limited time.  Discover some of the over 3000 marine animal species that call our surrounding […]

Museum Tots at the Maritime Museum of BC: Whales

The Maritime Museum of BC 744 Douglas St, Victoria, BC, Canada

June 8th 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA This weekly program introduces children ages 3 – 5 to the fun world of museum learning. Each week’s program revolves around a new theme, encouraging children to learn through crafts, play, song, and dance. There is a new maritime theme every week. This week’s theme […]

Sea Glass Jewelry Workshop

The Maritime Museum of BC 744 Douglas St, Victoria, BC, Canada

Learn about the history of sea glass in this interactive and engaging creative workshop. Then design your own piece of jewelry using locally sourced sea glass. Necklaces, earrings, bracelets, rings – if you can think of it, you can make it! Registration includes workshop, all supplies, and admission to the Maritime Museum of BC (valid […]

$29.99

Museum After Hours: Wild Love

Royal BC Museum 675 Belleville Street, Victoria, BC, Canada

Experience an unforgettable evening delving into the fascinating world of animal sexuality at our adult-only event. Explore the Natural History gallery in a new way and join us for engaging Sex Talks with Scientists as we uncover the diversity of sex in nature.

$30

Natural History Tour

Royal BC Museum 675 Belleville Street, Victoria, BC, Canada

Join us for a 30-minute guided tour and uncover some of the highlights and hidden gems of the Natural History Gallery. Natural History tours meet at the top of the escalator on the second floor. Included with Admission. For more information go to: https://www.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/…/natural-history-tour-4