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Some great Heritage sites all with-in walking distance. Really get to know what makes Victoria so special, by taking a tour of some of Victoria’s most famous buildings and people. Then end the day eating at the Bard and Banker, which has great food and a wonderful history.

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    Craigdarroch Castle

    Victoria

    Coal baron Robert Dunsmuir was the wealthiest and most influential man of his time in British Columbia. He died in 1889 leaving his entire estate to his wife Joan who lived in the Castle until her death in 1908.

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    Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

    Victoria

    The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria is a public art museum dedicated to the celebration of art. With vision, leadership and scholarship, we will engage and inspire diverse audiences through exhibition, interpretation and stewardship of the collection.

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    Wentworth Villa

    Victoria

    An Architectural Heritage Museum dedicated to the beauty of historic homes of the Victoria, BC area, their preservation, documentation and popularization. A museum telling stories of homes, the people who built them and those who inhabited them.

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    Emily Carr House

    Victoria, BC

    We welcome you to explore Emily Carr House, birthplace of one of Canada’s most renowned creative figures. This painstakingly restored Victorian villa is the wellspring for celebrated artist and author Emily Carr.

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    St. Ann’s Academy Historic Site

    Victoria, BC

    St. Ann’s Academy is an enduring legacy of women’s and Francophone history in British Columbia. Built between 1871 and 1910 as a school and convent for the Sisters of St.

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    Maritime Museum of British Columbia

    Victoria

    The Maritime Museum of BC first opened its doors to the public in 1955 as a naval museum located on Signal Hill just outside the gates of the HMC Dockyard in Esquimalt.

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    Royal BC Museum

    Victoria, BC

    See all of British Columbia in an afternoon at the Royal BC Museum. Unique galleries showcase the human and natural history of our province and temporary exhibitions explore other countries and cultures.

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    Bard & Banker

    Victoria, BC

    Victoria’s newest landmark pub, the Bard & Banker is located on the corner of Fort St and Government St downtown Victoria, BC.

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