Carr House is offering tours by appointment on Saturdays during the fall. Book an appointment on our booking page. Masks are required.
This beautifully restored provincial and national historic site in Victoria, BC, was the birthplace of famed writer and artist, Emily Carr. Now the building and gardens are a vibrant cultural centre for education, exploration and mentoring. Join us as we launch a series of programs inspired by the themes of Emily Carr's life. Participate in being creative in your community and being a community creatively. Go to our events page for details.
The centre celebrates Emily Carr’s work and life by offering encouragement and space for community creativity and innovation.
A community that embraces innovation in living, working and creating together through learning and celebration of Emily Carr’s life themes: art, writing, nature and the environment, indigenous peoples, feminism, animal rights, emerging creativity and mentorship.