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. Visit our upcoming 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.
From September 6 onwards, Carr House will be switching to fall hours. The house will be open on Friday for guided tours, with an open house on Saturday from 10am-3pm. Guided tours can be booked on our website under the "Booking". No booking is necessary for Saturdays this fall.
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