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Victoria and Vancouver Island Sights

Centre of the Universe

  • 5071 W. Saanich Rd. Map It
  • Saanich
  • Observatory/Planetarium

Updated 04/30/2012

Fodor's Review

You can enjoy great views of Victoria and the night sky through a 1.8-meter telescope, join astronomers and stargazers for summer-evening star parties, or catch a planetarium show at Dominion Astrophysical Observatory. The hilltop site also offers great views over the surrounding countryside.

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5071 W. Saanich Rd., Victoria, British Columbia, V9E 2E7, Canada

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Sight Details:

  • C$10.25 before 6 pm, C$13.50 after 6 pm
  • May–Sept., hours vary

Updated 04/30/2012


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