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Craigdarroch Castle with Ferry

Victoria, BC

Craigdarroch Castle

Black Ball Ferry Line Victoria Terminal
430 Belleville Street, Victoria, BC V8V 1W9
Craigdarroch Castle
1050 Joan Crescent, Victoria, V8S 3LS

Visit this spectacular mansion built in 1890 with four floors of exquisite stained-glass windows, intricate woodwork, and lavish furnishings. Craigdarroch Castle's tower, rising high above the city, offers a stunning view of Victoria, the Pacific Ocean, and the snow-capped Olympic Mountains. Tours are self-guided and 'I Spy' maps are available for children.

Built by coal baron Robert Dunsmuir during the reign of Queen Victoria and now a National Historic Site, Craigdarroch Castle has been meticulously restored, giving visitors a glimpse of privileged life in the 1890s.

Please note that Craigdarroch Castle has 87 steps, no elevator, and is not handicap accessible.

COVID-19 Protocols:
Self-guided tour times are at 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm and 2:30pm, and must be booked in advance. Tours take approximately 60 minutes and are self-guided and staff are available to answer your questions and maintain safety. Face masks are required. Please arrive at least 10 minutes before tour time. There may be a little wait time to try to keep distancing as much as possible.

Package Includes:
- Ferry Fare
- Craigdarroch Castle Admission

Additional Information
Hours of Operation: Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 10:30am - 4:00pm

*Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

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