We are open Tuesday to Saturday from 9:30 to 5, except that on Wednesday morning we will open at 10am.

We will also be closed on Stat Holidays and when a Stat holiday falls on a Sunday or Monday we will also be closed on the Tuesday. We will be closed on Saturday Sept 30 (National Day For Truth & Reconciliation), Tuesday Oct 10 (Thanksgiving) and on Saturday Nov 11 (Remembrance Day).

We will be closed to the public Dec 24th through Jan 2nd, reopening on Jan 3rd.

Know Before You Go.  In light of the current forest fire situation between Parksville and Tofino: https://www.hellobc.com/know-before-you-go/

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 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 has been completed. Some of our existing outdoor exhibits have also been overhauled.

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.


Teachings of the Drum

A drumming and singing workshop for all ages

With Brother Rick