Royal BC Museum

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

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Opens December 16th 2022 - April 16th 2023.

Explore the awe-inspiring wonders of the natural world captured through the lenses of award-winning photographers. The esteemed Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition showcases a global selection of photojournalism, from glimpses into amazing animal behaviours to extraordinary natural landscapes. Travelling from London’s Natural History Museum, this exhibition takes visitors on a captivating visual journey around the world and uses photography's unique emotive power to engage and inspire audiences. This exhibition inspires curiosity and shines a light on stories and species around the world to encourage a future of advocating for the planet.

Discover the Natural History gallery for the special admission price of $5. There’s lots to see!

Journey through the Ice Age, look into the future and discover how changing climates could shape the landscape and ecology in years to come, roam the forests of BC and plunge into the underwater world in the Ocean Station living lab.

Visit the Pocket Gallery in the Clifford Carl Hall at the museum completely free of charge.

Please be advised, all other galleries are closed at this time.



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  • Year Opened: 1886