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Duncan
The Cowichan Historical Society owns and operates the Cowichan Valley Museum & Archives and is mandated to collect, preserve and interpret the history and heritage of the Cowichan Valley. Come and enjoy the fascinating history of the Cowichan Valley ...
Cowichan Bay
Are you ready for awe-inspiring whale watching memories from Vancouver Island? Ocean EcoVentures quality whale watching excursions depart daily from the seaside village of Cowichan Bay.
Sidney
Established in 2003, Gulf Islands National Park Reserve safeguards a portion of British Columbia's beautiful southern Gulf Islands archipelago. These islands are representative of the Strait of Georgia Lowlands, one of the most ecologically at risk n...
Sidney
The Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre showcases the extraordinary marine life in the waters surrounding the Gulf Islands. From plankton to Puget Sound King crabs, wolf eels to giant Pacific octopus, the vast aquatic exhibits fascinate visitors of all ages.
Brentwood Bay
Throughout the seasons there is always something of interest in the various gardens: from the fragrant, winter blooming shrubs, to the fresh delights of spring, to the abundance of summer colour, to the grand finale of autumn.
Brentwood Bay
Where else can you have tropical butterflies land on you and see flamingos, geckos, tortoises and so many other great creatures big and small? Look no more, it is all waiting for you at Victoria Butterfly Gardens.
Nanaimo
Offering DragonFLY Zipline and kids' Monkido for brave over 7s, plus bungee jumps and primal swings for crazy over 12s.
Saanich
Matticks Farm has specialty shops, a market, mini-golf, garden centre and a renowned tearoom and restaurant known as Adrienne's Tea Garden.Shoppers come to browse for handcrafted pottery, handmade quilts, equestrian accessories, garden ware, kitchenw...
Victoria
Fun for all the family including batting cages, go karts, mini golf, RV Park, Mr.Tubbs Ice Cream Parlour and family fun zone and lots more.
WildPlay
(40 KM)
Victoria
WildPlay Maple Ridge is now open for play, offering two Monkido Aerial Tree to Tree Adventure Courses suspended between six and 60 feet off the ground. This fall we invite you to climb, swing and play in the forest on fun games like zip lines, wobbly...
Victoria
Eagle Wing Tours is a locally owned and family operated marine adventure eco-tourism company. Based in our floating sales office and interpretive centre at the historic Fisherman's Wharf in the inner harbour, Eagle Wing offers a premium experience fo...
Victoria
Experience Victoria from a new point of view with a breathtaking seaplane adventure! Enjoy a 20 min Victoria panorama flight featuring unique views of the city and the Olympic Mountains in the distance.
Victoria
he Maritime Museum of BC offers a wide array of informative public, educational and outreach programs.
Victoria
Prince of Whales, offers a great selection of tours from both Victoria & Vancouver. In Vancouver, you can choose to take a marine adventure tour, or travel to Victoria & whale watch along the way.In Victoria, climb aboard either a zipping Zodiac or o...
Victoria
Hop aboard the Royal Blue Line double-decker bus for a fascinating tour of Victoria! Enjoy stories about our early history combined with modern-day facts about Victoria and Vancouver Island.
Victoria
Royal London Wax Museum, a collection of more than 200 highly authentic wax models of famous people.
Miniature World
(47 KM)
Victoria
Unique Attraction in Victoria, British Columbia. Located in the Famous Empress Hotel. Over 85 miniaturized dioramas for all ages to enjoy. Family-friendly fun!
Victoria
Visit the amazing Pacific Undersea Gardens and GO DEEP in Victoria’s Inner Harbour. See the Live Dive Show in our exclusive Undersea Theatre on the bottom of the sea!
Jims Kayaking
(47 KM)
Nanaimo
Launch from Gabriola Island and discover the Gulf Islands by kayak on a guided day trip or sunset paddle. No experience necessary!
Victoria
The Royal BC Museum is one of the foremost cultural institutions in the world. Since 1886, we have been British Columbia's provincial museum, collecting artifacts, documents and specimens of BC's natural and human history, safeguarding them for the f...
Victoria
Our Farm is located within beautiful Beacon Hill Park in Victoria, B.C. We take pride in being able to bring the farm animal experience into the city where some children may never see such animals up close in real life. Our hands on approach teaches ...
Victoria
Emily Carr is one of Canada's greatest and most loved artists. Feeling a spiritual connection with her subjects, Emily Carr painted both the landscape and native villages of Western Canada in a unique and modern style.
Nanaimo
Westwood Lake Campgrounds is located next to Westwood Lake Park with safe swimming beaches and miles of well-maintained trails. The lake is well stocked with trout and has a ramp for small boats. The campgrounds have full services for tenting, RV sit...
Nanaimo
We definitely know how to please all ages. The facility is open year-round & we offer everything from the toddler friendly Tube 'N' Tunnel, to the adrenaline pumping Quad Lessons.
Delta
Winter home of the Lesser Snow Goose and one of Canada's top bird-watching sites in the heart of the Fraser River estuary, one hour's drive from the City of Vancouver, British Columbia. The birds are easily viewed by all age groups, but visitor behav...
Splashdown Park
(53 KM)
Tsawwassen
Featuring intermediate and advanced body slides, plus huge ramp slide and several kiddie slides, plus 320 ft of lazy river tubing ride with splash down ending. Greater Vancouver's Only Waterslide Park!
Richmond
One of BC's few historically intact canneries, the Gulf of Georgia Cannery commemorates the history of Canada's West Coast fishing industry from the 1870's to the present. Inside the massive wooden building visitors will experience an introductory fi...
Richmond
London Heritage Farm is a 4.06 acre historical site that overlooks the south arm of the Fraser River. The site offers a 1880's farmhouse in a park-like setting with lovely heritage and herb gardens, the restored Spragg family barn, old farming equipm...
Richmond
Whether you want to land on a 10,000 year old glacier, hit biodegradable golf balls off a mountain peak, charter a direct flight from Whistler to Victoria, Blackcomb Aviation provides a one stop shop of aviation services that include both transportat...
Delta
We would be delighted for you to visit OWL and have a guided tour of our permanent birds. The Orphaned Wildlife Rehabilitation Society is a non-profit organization whose volunteers are dedicated to public education and the rehabilitation and release ...
Fun4Kidz
(61 KM)
Richmond
Fun4Kidz Playcentre at Aberdeen Centre in Richmond and at Park Royal Shopping Centre in West Vancouver offer a Clean, Safe and Fun environment for your whole family to relax and enjoy.
Vancouver
Only 20 mins from downtown Vancouver, this waterfront property is an oasis for all travellers. Cycle or take a leisurely stroll on 20 km of riverside trails that connect to the hotel.
Vancouver
Welcome to Nitobe Memorial Garden, a traditional Japanese Tea and Stroll garden located at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. This is considered to be the one of the most authentic Japanese gardens in North America and among the...
Richmond
We are located in Richmond, British Columbia, just south of the Richmond Auto Mall. This is one of the top facilities in the Lower Mainland that includes one of Western Canada's largest kart tracks at a half mile long. Come check out the best outdoor...
Metro Theatre
(63 KM)
Vancouver
Metro Theatre is a Cooperative Theatre Society dedicated to developing and promoting theatre arts. Family entertainment and a variety of performances are featured throughout the year.
Vancouver
The Museum of Anthropology is located on the campus of the University of British Columbia, twenty minutes from downtown Vancouver. The museum is also a ten minute walk from the main bus loop on campus.
Vancouver
The UBC Aquatic Centre offers both an outdoor and indoor public facility located on the campus of the University of British Columbia, next to the War Memorial Gym and Student Union Building.
Richmond
Come and experience the thrill of indoor rock climbing at Cliffhanger Richmond! Our walls are designed to suit all levels of climbers, from beginner to expert.
Vancouver
The Kerrisdale Community Centre Society, in partnership with the Vancouver Park Board, brings you the Kerrisdale Play Palace located at the Kerrisdale Arena. The Play Palace runs late April to late August each year and is ideal for families with chil...
Vancouver
This spectacular 22-hectare (55-acre) garden in the heart of Vancouver has matured into a botanical garden of international stature since opening to the public in 1975. The mild Vancouver climate allows the cultivation of an outstanding plant collect...
Vancouver
This spectacular 22-hectare (55-acre) garden in the heart of Vancouver has matured into a botanical garden of international stature since opening to the public in 1975. The mild Vancouver climate allows the cultivation of an outstanding plant collect...
Richmond
We opened 6Pack Indoor Beach because there was a great need to satisfy Vancouver’s craving for beach sports and activities year round. The rise in popularity of beach sports around the world, have increased over the years as people become more awa...
Richmond
We bring you the excitement of head to head racing in every event!
Ridge Theatre
(68 KM)
Vancouver
Vancouvers favourite repertory cinema! We are pleased and proud to announce that the readers of the Georgia Straight have voted the Ridge Vancouvers Best Second Run Theatre for the third year running.
Vancouver
The Conservatory is one of the most popular attractions in Vancouver and is open daily, rain or shine. A modest fee is charged. It is dedicated to the wonders of the natural world with an emphasis on plants and birds. As a matter of fact, over 100 bi...
Bau Xi Gallery
(68 KM)
Vancouver
Bau-Xi Gallery typically exhibits and sells paintings but also deals with sculpture and print. Most of the artists are Canadian with a few Americans. Monthly exhibits rotate through the galleries.
Vancouver
Family owned & operated for 75 years, The Hollywood Theatre, offer the best movie deals in Vancouver.
Vancouver
Our popular productions range from musicals and contemporary comedies to new works and classics. We also tour provincially on a regular basis, with a three-show mini-season presented at venues around British Columbia.
Equinox Gallery
(68 KM)
Vancouver
One of Vancouvers leading galleries, the Equinox Gallery was founded by Elizabeth Nichol in 1972.We work with collectors, consultants, and museum curators to build collections and are able to find specific works to suit a clients needs.
Vancouver
Adventure Zone is an indoor playground offering loads of fun for children and toddlers. A play space with four levels of climbing structures and nets, slides, tunnels and ball pit will entertain kids for hours and help them burn off some of their see...

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Duncan with kids

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Ocean Ecoventures

(8 Km)Tours in Cowichan Bay

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Cowichan Valley Museum

(0 Km)Museums in Duncan

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Gulf Islands National Park Reserve

(25 Km)National Parks / Natural World in Sidney

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Butchart Gardens

(30 Km)National Parks / Natural World in Brentwood Bay

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Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre

(27 Km)Zoos in Sidney

Fun places to visit in Duncan with kids

British Columbia is the kind of fun place that both adults and kids will enjoy – your only problem, is going to be finding the time to fit all the great places to visit in! Because many of British Columbia's must-see attractions offer kid-friendly activities and exhibits, you won't have to miss out on any of the state's diverse culture and history. As you explore the multitude of fun things to do in British Columbia with kids, you'll definitely create memories that will last and last - and you can watch them back on video for years to come if you’ve got a shocking memory like me!

There are so many fun places to go with kids in British Columbia - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look above, lots of the best things to do with children in BC