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Dozing Lynx, ©Robert Bateman, 1987, 35.25" x 46.125", Acrylic on Masonite

Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature

Come and explore the Gallery of Nature, an interactive art gallery that overlooks Victoria’s dynamic inner harbour. The Gallery showcases the magic and beauty of nature, and hosts the largest collection of original and rare works by world-renowned Canadian artist and naturalist, Robert Bateman, along with a rotation of nature-inspired exhibits.

The Gallery inspires people of all ages to reconnect with the natural world through exciting exhibitions, kids’ activities and guided tours, along with interactive installations, including a Birdsong Gallery and multi-media video.

At the Gallery Shop, you will find a unique selection of Robert Bateman’s exclusive prints, a wide range of gift ideas; including books, puzzles and mugs; as well as handmade glassworks, jewelry, pottery, woodwork and textiles by other local artists. All proceeds support the mission of the Bateman Foundation in connecting people to nature.

Hours of Operation: 10:00AM-5:00PM Daily.
Free Tours: Tuesday & Saturday at 2:00pm. Thursdays tours offered during the summer.
*free with admission.

Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature

470 Belleville ST

Victoria, BC V8V 1W9

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