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Cowichan Bay Maritime Centre

1761 Cowichan Bay Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V0R 1N0, Canada
+1 250-746-4955
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History of Cowichan Bay

The only Cittislo in Canada here at a spectacular , quaint, sea side community. Great amenities... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rickwilliamson2
Boring

Horrible parking and unhappy people. Got blocked in by another car because of poor parking, Who... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
esteph_9
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  • Average7%
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“boat” (9 reviews)
“museum” (8 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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1761 Cowichan Bay Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V0R 1N0, Canada
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+1 250-746-4955
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The only Cittislo in Canada here at a spectacular , quaint, sea side community. Great amenities, all within a short walk . Super places to eat

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Horrible parking and unhappy people. Got blocked in by another car because of poor parking, Who needs that. Principles just sort of shrugged it off.

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

very small, but it is free and if you give them a $5 donation for your whole family they are happy. Find out about the fish and birds in the area. A volunteer helped us with our questions

Thank livef0rfun
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

On a rainy cold day this was the prfect setting to explore Cowichan's maritime past. Lovely exhibits and history. Well worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank Michael N
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Give a little donation to help them offer education to children on how to help to environment and oceans--then walk outside as you are right on the waterfront

Thank j0se12345678
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a wonderful place to explore in Cowichan Bay but they are desperately trying to raise public funds to upgrade the museum. They would really appreciated the support.

Thank Tina S
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

The volunteers have made this place a great place to take your out of town visitors for a unique sea-side experience. You can see volunteers working on old vintage boat inside the wood-working shop. Out on the warf in one of the little shelters, there...More

Thank Greg S
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

If you love water boats and wildlife, you have to visit here. A lot of history portrayed, very friendly people who are never in a hurry to answer any local questions. Peaceful and serene early or later in the day. Makes you want to own...More

Thank geri22017
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Lots to see if you take your time and are not put off by the lack of decor. Get close to little sea creatures, learn about the Cowichan Bay ecosystem, appreciate the bay more when you go back outside to admire the view. Very friendly...More

Thank Becky H
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Entry by donation. Some great models of boats and interesting history on Cow Bay and it's people and salmon, it's only a half hour attraction but well worth the visit. Hats off to those that organize and run it.

Thank NS357
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