We can’t do it without you
Craigdarroch Castle has a dynamic volunteer program that sees a wide range of people sharing their time to provide visitors with the information and stories that make a visit to Craigdarroch a fun, family friendly experience.
To find out more about becoming a volunteer please email or telephone us at 250.592.5323, extension 32.
A very special THANK YOU to all the generous local merchants who were gift sponsors for our volunteer program.
OUR VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION SPONSORS
Adrena LINE Zipline Adventure Tours ~ Artina’s ~ Big Wheel Burger ~ Black Ball Ferry Line ~ The Butchart Gardens ~ Café Brio ~ Clipper Vacations ~ Fairmont Empress ~ Fernwood Inn ~ Five Star Whale Watching~ Great Pacific Adventures ~ The Guild ~ Hook Fine Foods ~ Hotel Grand Pacific ~ Hotel Rialto ~ Il Terrazzo ~ Imax Victoria ~ The London Chef ~ Oak Bay Beach Hotel ~ Pacific Coach Lines ~ Prince Of Whales Whale Watching ~ Royal BC Museum ~ Shine Café ~ Spring Tide Whale Tours & Charters ~ Studio 7 ~ Ten Acres ~ Victoria Bug Zoo ~ Victoria Butterfly Gardens ~ Victoria Marriot Inner Harbour
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.Learn More
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.Learn More
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)Learn More