Victoria, BC V8S 1V9
Phone: (250) 387-2080
Government House is the official residence of the Lieutenant Governor and the ceremonial home of all British Columbians. The grounds embrace 36 acres, including formal gardens and a rare Garry oak ecosystem. From May to September, the Cary Castle Mews Interpretive Centre and Tea Room offer visitors a unique place to explore the history of this National Historic Site and enjoy a cup of tea.
Hours: Gardens: Open every day of the year from dawn to dusk, free of charge. Cary Castle Mews Interpretive Centre and Tea Room: Open May to September.
Public tours of Government House are offered one Saturday a month, at 9:30am and 11am. Tours are one hour in length. Visit www.ltgov.bc.ca for the next tour date.