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Wall Murals

102-9799 Waterwheel Crescent, Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1K0, Canada
+1 250-246-4181
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Streets like no other ..

The huge mural painting are all over the town & they are beautiful. They seem to tell a story of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
S_Leach
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Nanaimo, Canada
via mobile
Great Tour

This was a highlight of our day. I enjoyed learning about the history of all the murals and seeing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Islandgurl89
,
Ladysmith, Canada
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  • Average2%
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“small town” (21 reviews)
“walking tour” (9 reviews)
“walk around” (8 reviews)
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102-9799 Waterwheel Crescent, Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1K0, Canada
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+1 250-246-4181
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The huge mural painting are all over the town & they are beautiful. They seem to tell a story of the area.. my favourite is of Indigenous people, it was done in early /mid 1980’s by Paul Yuguarta, he did one VERY similar for Expo...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a highlight of our day. I enjoyed learning about the history of all the murals and seeing the beautiful artwork up close.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my husband and 20 month old and we loved just walking around the town looking at all the murals and nifty shops. The town is very stroller friendly which made my life super easy. The murals are well taken care of and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend the murals. Walk around town, view and enjoy. Get the $3 brochure from the Visitor Centre to understand the history, and context.

Thank AT799
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Chemainus is a wonderful small town, full of wall murals depicting its history. A map of the murals is available at the tourist information center. If you are visiting Victoria, add another day to drive north (about an hour) to come here - you will...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We were driving to Victoria and had heard about the murals so decided to stop. We wandered around the town viewing the murals. It was quite interesting but after the first dozen I started to get tired. I would recommend stopping if you are in...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Chemainus is a pretty little town that has made itself a destination for wall murals. Every time we have out of town visitors we make the trip and spend an enjoyable day wandering the town, shopping, snacking on baked goods or ice cream and enjoying...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

A group of old school friends (60s) and their children met for the day and strolled the town. We bough the guide booklet ( $3.00 from the museum) and covered all the murals. While they are all good, some are spectacular. The guide was very...More

Thank Brian G
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

If your in the vicinity yes take a look but I wouldn't go out of your way. There are not many neighbourhoods these days that don't have some form of street art on display (somewhere) and I don't particularly think these are anything to write...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

If you are a wall mural or art fan, you will be impressed by these many detailed historical renderings. The colors and depth of field are truly amazing. There are a lot of them too so take some time (at least 30 minutes) to stroll...More

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