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Royal BC Museum

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  • 675 Belleville Street
  • Victoria BC V8W 9W2
  • Phone: 250.356.5070
  • Fax: 250.387.5874
  • Toll Free: 1.888.447.7977
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The Royal BC Museum is a place of discovery. Through unique galleries, the museum and archives showcase the human and natural history of British Columbia and bring in exciting temporary exhibitions from around the world.
Experience all of British Columbia in an afternoon. Three-dimensional displays offer a feast of sights, sounds and smells of British Columbia and showcase some of the 7 million artifacts and specimens in the Royal BC Museum's collections. Slide back in time to the Ice Age, see how the fur trade forever changed the lives of BC’s First Peoples, climb aboard Capt. Vancouver’s ship and visit with indigenous wildlife.
Feature exhibitions this year include: Envisioning the World: The First Printed Maps, 1472-1700, October 4 to January 27, 2013; Wildlife Photographer of the Year, November 30 to April 1, 2013; For Valour - The Canadian Scottish Regiment (Princess Mary's) 100 years of Service in Peace and War, October 20 to December 2, 2012; The Navy: A Centuary in Art, November 6 to January 27, 2013; Race to the End of the Earth, May 17 to October 14, 2013.

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