Royal BC Museum

  • 675 Belleville Street
  • Victoria, BC V8W 9W2
  • Phone: 250.356.5070, Toll Free: 1.888.447.7977
Operating Status: OPEN

See all of British Columbia at the Royal BC Museum, a world-class museum of natural and human history. Explore our core galleries and see feature exhibitions from around the world at what TripAdvisor users have five times voted the number one museum in Canada.

Feature Exhibition
Orcas: Our Shared Future
On now until March 31, 2022

Dive deep into the stories and science that surround the magnificent Orca, spirit of BC’s wild coast and apex predator of all oceans. Follow the currents of environmentalism, popular culture and Indigenous beliefs to surface with a new appreciation of how Orcas and human are inextricably connected.

IMAX® Victoria
We are thrilled to announce that IMAX® Victoria has reopened.

The largest IMAX® screen in British Columbia combined with crystal clear images in IMAX 4K Laser and wraparound digital surround sound, offers you an immersive experience.

No matter which film you choose to see, you will leave the theatre knowing that you’ve just experienced something special. You’ve seen the science of cinema raised to the level of magic!

Take a deeper dive, get a combination museum and IMAX ticket and save! See Orcas: Our Shared Future exhibition with the Humpback Whales film and surface with a new appreciation of how whales and humans are inextricably connected.

For the full schedule of films and times visit IMAX® Victoria.

Hours of Operation
Open daily from 10:00 am–6:00 pm



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  • Operating Status::
    • OPEN


  • Less than 10 min walk from Convention Centre:
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  • Seasons Of Operation:
    • All
  • Year Opened: 1886