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Government House

29 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Lori
Lori
August 07, 2019
Truly a gem, no entrance fees, that even few locals know of. A tea house, an amazing costume museum(free) and beautiful grounds to walk around, and of course the history. And usually deer!
Frances
Frances
August 26, 2018
A stunning and beautifully maintained garden and park.
Diane
Diane
April 06, 2018
Government House of British Columbia is the official residence of the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, as well as that in Victoria of the Canadian monarch, and has casually been described as "the Ceremonial Home of all British Columbians." It stands in the provincial capital on a 14.6…
Laura
Laura
August 02, 2017
Beautiful gardens and views.
Chad
Chad
July 29, 2017
A beautiful walk through the landscaped ground of the Queen's Representative in BC. Rose gardens, herb gardens, duck pond with turtles, a beautiful ever changing rotation of flower beds. Don't miss the stroll through the trails in the preserved garry oak forest on the south side of the grounds!

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Location
1401 Rockland Ave
Victoria, BC V8S 1V9
Phone+1 250-387-2080
Hours of Operation statusClosed now