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Quaint little place

I was here late in the afternoon, early evening. The light from the rapidly descending sun left... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Steve S
Eugene, Oregon
via mobile
A nice place to see the sunrise

Not too far from the downtown core - but you will need to use whatever map system you like to find... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

I’m surprised that this quaint and peaceful historic sight, in an outstanding setting, isn’t getting more full-star reviews! Love visiting there, have been several times on visits to Victoria, making a point to go there because the setting is so amazing and the grave markers...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

i love to take photos here all year. I will say please respect the area. I do think that people live nearby. Its great to walk on the huge rocks and sit quietly and relax.

Thank hugz2302
Reviewed 5 December 2017

The most remarkable thing about this cemetery is the evidence that Victoria has been the home of Chinese immigrants since Victoria's infancy. Until the recent flood of Chinese into North American countries, Victoria's Chinatown & Chinese community were among the largest in North America. The...More

1  Thank Jayclo
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I was here late in the afternoon, early evening. The light from the rapidly descending sun left many wonderful colors. Not to mention the seaside and elements. It honestly isn't much. Although much better than the Pioneer Square Cemetery by the Cathedral. If you have...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 18 March 2017

As stated, it's a beautiful location right on the ocean. It's far smaller than Ross Bay, and all trees have been removed to prevent obstructing the view of the row of homes that views the ocean past the Cemetery. Frustratingly, there are no Pokemon GO...More

2  Thank Molly T
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Not too far from the downtown core - but you will need to use whatever map system you like to find it. This is a lovely, serene spot when the water is calm. We saw a beautiful sunrise and had a terrific view of the...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Very small and peaceful and interesting as well.Never knew it was even here till last year.A real sence of community for the asian people.

Thank noral420
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The beach & rocks below the cemetery offer a great view of the Olympic Mountains and Trial Island. Great photo opportunities here at this little known site.

1  Thank Captains_Rum_Punch
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This tucked away cemetary occupies some of the best real estate in Victoria. Lots of history, worth a trip to remind us about what happened before yesterday and an important long standing segment of Victoria's community.

Thank TravelOften1968
Reviewed 18 January 2017

It's tucked away in a special corner of Oak Bay. Everyone should see it at least once It's old and historic

Thank Throttlebandit
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