Explore Exhibitions

These online exhibitions have been created by and for the Royal BC Museum community. They explore topics of interest that impact the lives of British Columbians.

RBCM through the Ages

Henry Hunt carving the Mungo Martin mortuary totem, in carving studio with visitors looking on. BC Archives i-19444

The Royal BC Museum has been a cultural cornerstone of Victoria and the province since it was founded in 1886. Since then, it has safeguarded our collective history, educated and entertained generations of British Columbians, and served as a…


Woman standing on a busy sidewalk wearing a black face mask.

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit British Columbia in March 2020, it impacted the lives of people across the province in immeasurable ways. This exhibition brings together various perspectives on how people lived, learned and responded to what was…