Museum and Archives of the
5th (British Columbia) Regiment
Royal Canadian Artillery

Our Mission Statement:

On behalf of the 5th (BC) Artillery Regiment, RCA Foundation, to collect, preserve and display history pertaining to the 5th (British Columbia) Field Artillery Regiment, RCA; its antecedent and descendant units; and to interpret these set in the context of the coastal defence of British Columbia and the Pacific North-West of the U.S.A.; and in the context of Canadian military and social heritage for the Canadian Forces and the general public.


A Canadian Forces Museum

supported in part by the

Canadian Forces Directorate of  History and Heritage (DHH)


Our museum is a member museum of the Organization of Military Museums of Canada (OMMC)

How to find us

The Museum is located in Room 306 and The Archives are located in Room 407 of The Armoury, 715 Bay Street, Victoria BC V8T 1R1.   The staff are all volunteers.

Hours open:  The exhibits are under reset so till Canada Day, museum is just open 1st Tuesday evening of the month 1900 to 2100 hours or by appointment.   In the event openings become more frequent, we'll provide a notice and contact particulars on this web page.