Archives

The City of Victoria Archives is a valuable resource for researchers, students, and anyone who wishes to find out more about the rich history of this city.

Hours of Operation

10:00am - 3:00pm Monday to Friday
(No appointment necessary. Closed all statutory holidays)

*Please call the Archives at 250.361.0375 to confirm hours of operation for the week of December 29, 2014 - January 2, 2015.

Using the Archives

Are you new to Archival research or want to know more about our reference services? See more information on using the Archives.

About the Archives

Would you like to learn more about the work we do? View the Archives' mandate.

History of the Archives

Did you know that the City of Victoria Archives has been in existence since 1967? Read about the history of the Archives.

Donations

Do you have historical family, business, or organizational records that you think may be of interest to the Archives? Learn more about donating material to us.

Archives Searches

Ross Bay Cemetery Records

1872-1980

View VicMap's new Ross Bay Cemetery Map, which includes information about each gravesite (where possible), as well as photos and descriptions of select gravesites along tour routes. The map can be used to determine the location of gravesites within the cemetery.

Death Notices Index

1901-1939

Marriage Notices Index

1901-1939