Hours
  • Open daily 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • The first Tuesday of every month open late until 8:00pm
  • December 24th 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • December 26th 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • CLOSED Christmas and New Years Day
Admission
  • Adult: $10.00
  • Senior (65+): $8.50
  • Student (19+ with student ID): $8.50
  • Youth (6-18): $6.00
Address

470 Belleville Street, Victoria, BC, V8V 1W9

Taking BC Transit

Located in the centre of Victoria, we are easy to get to on BC Transit routes 3, 4, 6, 7, 11, 21, 27, 28, 30, 31, 72, and 75.

Accessibility

A drop-off zone exists on Belleville Street, directly in front of our West Entrance and elevator up to the 2nd floor gallery.

Parking

There is plenty of 90 minute street parking available on Belleville St. For longer visits you may want to consider the underground parking across the street at the Hotel Grand Pacific.

Please note that food, beverages, and animals (other than for assistance) are NOT permitted in the gallery.

We invite you to experience the Magic of Nature at the Robert Bateman Centre.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are tours available?
Yes, Public Tours are offered every Tuesday and Saturday at 2:00pm. If you have a large group we recommend booking your own Guided Tour. Visit our Tours page for more information, or call 250. 940. 3626 x 302.

Is the gallery accessible for wheelchairs?
Yes, a drop-off zone exists on Belleville Street, directly in front of the West Entrance. From there the gallery can be accessed by elevator.

Unfortunately, the gallery does not rent out wheelchairs, however there are plenty of benches throughout the gallery to rest during your visit.

Is parking available?
There is plenty of 90 minute street parking available on Belleville Street.

Is photography allowed?
Yes, you may take as many pictures as you wish, however we ask that you not use flash photography while in the gallery.

The Bateman Explorer App

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