Sooke Region Museum Winter Market returns on Saturday December 3, 2022 11am-4pm.
Take a guided tour of historic Moss Cottage lead by “Aunt Tilly” and visit local vendors at the Winter Market. New this year is a young artisans’ section of the market, where local youth are selling their handmade goods. Bring the family and come decorate cookies. Enjoy a hot drink and some food while listening to various carollers and musicians throughout the day. Fun for all ages!

Hours: OPEN  Tues to Sat 9:30 am – 5 pm  CLOSED Sun & Mon.
When a Stat Holiday falls on a Monday we will be closed the Tuesday after.

The Sooke Region Museum & Visitor Centre is now open to the public with new covid19 procedures in place. Physical barriers, social distancing and personal protective equipment are in place to protect visitors, volunteers and staff.

Our upstairs gallery space features our summer exhibit, The Art That Frames Us, on the history of the arts in the Sooke region.

Our grounds are open seven days a week during daylight hours only. There are a variety of outdoor exhibits that can be viewed safely. New online opportunities are being developed. Our photo collection can now be accessed through our website HERE .

A new Forestry Path & Outdoor exhibit featuring our Steam Donkey is in the process of being developed. Some of our existing outdoor exhibits will also be overhauled.

Lectures and workshops will be operating based on the latest public health rules. The summer Sooke Night Market will open on Thursday June 2nd from 5pm to 8pm and every Thursday until the first week of September.

We ask that visitors to the museum maintain social distancing at all times and please do not visit if they are ill with Covid symptoms.

ONLINE EXHIBIT: The Women of The Sooke Region