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Graveyard of the Pacific: POST-PONED

August 18, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

GRAVEYARD OF THE PACIFIC

WHY IS BRITISH COLUMBIA’S COAST HOME TO THE “GRAVEYARD OF THE PACIFIC”?

HOW DO SHIPWRECKS OCCUR AND WHY ARE THEY SO DEVASTATING? 

HOW DO LIGHTHOUSES AND THE WEST COAST TRAIL HELP AVOID THESE TRAGEDIES? 

Join us as we explore the infamous “Graveyard of the Pacific”, through the story of Valencia – a ship that sank off the south west coast of Vancouver Island in January of 1906, on her way to Seattle from San Francisco. This guided program is included with museum admission and is suitable for all ages.

Details

Date:
August 18, 2017
Time:
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Organizer

Maritime Museum of BC
Phone:
250-385-4222
Website:
http://mmbc.bc.ca/

Venue

The Maritime Museum of BC
744 Douglas St.
Victoria, BC V8W 3M6 Canada
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Phone:
250-385-4222
Website:
http://mmbc.bc.ca/