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 2022 Covid Advisory
  Effective 1 July – 31 December 2022

  Please contact each heritage organizations directly to get current        2022 information for operating times, programming, and Covid             protocols.

  Note: Website listings are for 2021. We regret that individual listings on          this website cannot be updated in 2022 due to the impacts of changing            Covid public health regulations.        


Heritage Tours

Quick Links: Cemetery Walking Tours | Parliament Buildings (Legislature Tours) | Victoria Harbour Ferry Company Ltd. | Architectural Walking Tours |

This listing updated 11 July 2022
Please contact organization for current 2022 information

Old Cemeteries Society of Victoria
PO Box 50004, RPO Fairfield Plaza
Victoria BC V8S 5L8

Tours: 2:00 pm every Sunday of each month (except January), at various heritage cemeteries in the Capital Regional District. The majority of the tours are at Ross Bay Cemetery, and have a different topic each Sunday. Donations for tours are $2.00 for members and $5.00 for the general public; all monies raised are used to assist in the preservation of the cemeteries.

Membership: Single $30/year. Family (two or more family members in the same household): $45/year. Student: $20/year. Membership fees include a discount on the weekly tours, an annual subscription to "Stone Cuttings" the bimonthly Old Cemeteries Society newsletter, as well as advance notification of tours, lectures and other activities.

Promotes interest in local history and appreciation of the heritage value of cemeteries through tours for school children and the general public, combats cemetery vandalism through education, does historical research, monument restoration, cleaning and conservation not covered by the perpetual care agreements, if any, with heritage cemeteries in the Victoria region. Donations are gratefully accepted; the OCS is a Registered Charitable Organization and will issue an Income Tax receipt for donations over $10.00.

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This listing updated 7 July 2022
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501 Belleville Street - Inner Harbour
For more information, please visit

Overlooking Victoria's majestic Inner Harbour, the Parliament Buildings and surrounding areas are located on the traditional territories of the Lekwungen people. Visitors are invited to discover the architectural splendour of the Parliament Buildings and learn about British Columbia's Legislative Assembly.

Free guided tours are offered year-round. Visitors are also welcome to visit the Gift Shop or to enjoy a meal in the Legislative Dining Room.

Please visit the website for the most up-to-date visitor information.

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This listing updated 17 June 2021
Please contact organization for current 2021 information

Victoria Harbour

Daily: March 1 - October 31. Hours vary; peak season (May through September): 11 am - 9 pm.
Tours approximately every 20 minutes during shoulder and peak seasons.

Harbour Tours - Adults: $30; Seniors: $28; Children: $15; Students: $28; hops from $7.50;
Gorge Tour - Adults $30; Seniors: $30; Children: $15; Students: $28;

Victoria Harbour is world renowned for its bustling traffic and unique waterways. Victoria Harbour Ferry tours are equally renowned for their friendly skippers and fun, informative tours. Hop aboard a ferry to see Victoria and some of its heritage sites from the water. Look for the distinctive "FERRY STOP" signs at major waterfront locations around the harbour.
Enjoy a 45 minute harbour tour or 55 minute Gorge Cruise. Book your tour online at or call (250) 514-9794 for your water taxi.

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This listing updated 19 July 2022
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The Architectural Institute of British Columbia will not be conducting architectural walking tours of Victoria in 2022.

To learn more about the walking tours and view the latest information about them, visit To receive communications when we begin scheduling tours again, email

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