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Government House
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 through September.


2019 Public Tour Dates:

May 4, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

June 1, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

August 17, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

September 7, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

2019 Self-Guided Tour Dates:

July 4, 2019, for self-guided tours from 4:30-5:30 p.m. (prior to Music on the Lawn)

July 11, 2019, for self-guided tours from 4:30-5:30 p.m. (prior to Music on the Lawn)

July 18, 2019, for self-guided tours from 4:30-5:30 p.m. (prior to Music on the Lawn)

Tours are one hour in length. Visit www.ltgov.bc.ca for more info.

Government House

1401 Rockland AVE

Victoria, BC V8S 1V9

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