See all of British Columbia at the Royal BC Museum, a world-class museum of natural and human history. Explore our core galleries and immerse yourself in tales of where we've been and where we are going. Discover things and people you never knew before at what TripAdvisor users have five times voted the number one museum in Canada. Marvel at the totems, masks and cultural treasures featured in the world-class First Peoples Gallery. Experience authentic artifacts and highly realistic settings -- from the Woolly Mammoth in his rocky, icy world to a tar-scented trip on the HMS Discovery. Your experience doesn't end with our galleries.

Special exhibitions:

Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Showcasing a global selection of outstanding nature photography, the 54th Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition is a remarkable visual journey through the natural world.

Exhibition Open February 15 to March 24, 2019

Maya: The Great Jaguar Rises
Discover a powerful civilization that rose from the tropical rainforests of Central American. Explore Maya identity from ancient times to the present day.

Exhibition Open May 17 to December 31, 2019

Royal BC Museum

675 Belleville ST

Victoria, BC V8W 9W2

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