Archive for December, 2013

Magic of Christmas at the Butchart Gardens

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013


Dates: December 1, 2013 to January 6, 2014
Time: December 1 to January 6   9:00am – 9:00pm, December 25  1:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Butchart Gardens, Victoria, BC

Planning a visit to Victoria this Christmas? Plan a visit to the Butchart Gardens and enjoy their Twelve Days of Christmas displays located throughout the gardens.

From now until January 6th, 2014 the Butchart Gardens will be decorated with Christmas lights including Christmas wreaths, carolers and an outdoor ice skating rink. This is something for the whole family to enjoy!

Royal BC Museum offers Admission by Donation Week

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Dates: January 2, 2014 to January 9, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Royal BC Museum, Victoria, BC

Planning a visit to Victoria in the New Year? As a gift to thank the community, the Royal BC Museum is continuing its New Year’s tradition of offering Admission by Donation Week. Visitors are asked to pay what they can from January 2nd to January 9th, 2014.

A Victorian Christmas at Craigdarroch Castle

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013


Dates: December 1 to 31, 2013
Time: 10:00am to 4:30pm daily, with extended hours from 10:00am to 7:00pm during the weeks surrounding Christmas.
Closed December 25 and 26, 2013
Location: Craigdarroch Castle, Victoria, BC

The Craigdarroch Castle is a stunning example of Victorian architecture and over the Christmas season rooms are transformed and presented in a traditional Victorian Christmas fashion and original period toys peak out from under the Christmas trees. Self guided tours occur daily and additional events are scheduled to take place throughout December.

For more information and a full schedule of events, please contact the Craigdarroch Castle.