Some of BC's most well known dignitaries and assemblymen are interred here, most notably being Emily Carr with the paintbrush tributes.
It's nice and quiet with shaded parts and a beautiful view of the beach and ocean to one side.
This cemetery has some very famous BC residents, including the Dunsmuirs, Douglases, Helmckens and, probably the most famous, Emily Carr. The Old Cemeteries Society has a great online map that you can print or add to your mobile device - we found it made touring...更多
Each Sunday the Old Cememteries Society provides tours to enhance our knowledge about the pioneers in Victoria. I have enjoyed the talks on Oak Bay Pioneers, owners of Saloons and bars, 1867 Movers and Shakers, Emily Carr. Well worth the $5.
Victoria is known for its beautiful places to walk,especially along the ocean on Dallas road. However, the Ross bay Cemetery on Dallas is worth a slow walk through. It is beautiful and peaceful, and the history and fascination of reading the headstones, make for a...更多
Now this is quite a remarkable venue. Right down by the water with lovely views in a great area of town. Bring proper walking shoes and enjoy a stroll around the expansive grounds. If you appreciate architecture, be prepared to be fascinated by the towering...更多