Fall, Winter, Spring: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday - Sunday
Cowichan Bay Maritime Center
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The Cowichan Bay Maritime Centre is operated by the Cowichan Wooden Boat Society which has as its mission the preservation of, for present and future generations, the maritime heritage of our coast and the culture of wooden boats. The Maritime Centre can be described as a “living museum”. In addition to the historical exhibits and displays, the facility boasts a full workshop, a fleet of row boats, a marine library of over 2,000 books, an active marine ways and a children's boat building booth.
45 minutes from Nanaimo or Victoria, BC, off the TransCanada Highway.