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Capture a moment in time

Craigdarroch Castle is one of the most photogenic museums in Canada.

It’s safe to say the camera loves Canada’s Castle and we’re ready for our close up.

Check out the latest photos and videos below.


“THE CASTLE” The Story of Craigdarroch Castle

Oak Bay High School Jazz Choir’s Christmas flash mob

Craigdarroch Castle’s amazing new fly over video:

Introduction Video from our Homepage

Meet the Dunsmuirs

Robert and Joan Dunsmuir had two sons, eight daughters and plenty of exploits. The Castle weaves a fascinating tale of this intriguing family – their achievements, their relationships and even their quirks.

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About the Castle

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.

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Plan Your Visit

We are open daily from 10am – 4:30pm, with extended hours from June 15th to September 6th (9am – 7pm). (Please note that we are closed December 25th, 26th and January 1st)

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