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The history of Canada's Navy & Military on Canada's west coast

Hours & Pricing

Ask about group tour rates

For group bookings and tours information, contact 250-363-4312.

Limited funds?

Staff are able to waive fees for groups or organizations with limited funds, community groups that support veterans, youth or persons with disabilities, or groups with an educational purpose. 

Don't hesitate to ask.

Hours & Pricing

Museum exhibits and displays ~

Open Mon-Fri., 10 a.m - 3:30 p.m. - closed on civic holidays. To confirm if we are open, please call 250 363 5655 or 250 363 4312.


Museum archives and office ~

8:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. Appointments recommended for research.

To make an appointment for the archives, please phone 250 363 5655.


Suggested donation:

~ $2 for adults

~ $1 for seniors and students 

~ $5 for a family


Admission to the museum is by donation.

The donations we receive help the museum conduct research projects, improve its archives and holdings and care of its collection, and add new and informative exhibits and displays.


Bookings and tours

For bookings and tours information, contact 250-363-4312

There is a $75 standard fee for guided tours of the Museum for members of the general public.

There is a $50 fee for tours provided for seniors' groups.

*Please note - The museum tour guides are often volunteers, and guide availability for tours is not always guaranteed. It is best to book tours 1-2 months in advance.