Downtown Victoria Tour

Vancouver Street – Sightseeing Guide

Vancouver Street is a two way arterial street running north-south through Downtown Victoria between Pembroke Street on the north and Park Boulevard, at Beacon Hill Park, on the south.

It contains a mixture of residential and commercial areas.

Here is a map showing the location of Vancouver Street at Yates Street:

Here are some sights which are worth seeing on Vancouver Street:

725 Vancouver Street

725 Vancouver Street, is one of several houses in this neighbourhood designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague.

It is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

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725 Vancouver Street, designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

725 Vancouver Street, designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

900 Vancouver Street – Yarrow Memorial Chapel

900 Vancouver Street was built in 1939 by architect Percy Leonard James, on the grounds of Christ Church Cathedral, as the Yarrow Memorial Chapel. The construction cost was $3250.00. which was funded by the Yarrow family as a memorial to their deceased son.

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912 Vancouver Street, built in 1923 by architect J.C.M. Keith as the Christ Church cathedral memorial Hall. It is now the Cathedral School (photo: Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

912 Vancouver Street, built in 1923 by architect J.C.M. Keith as the Christ Church Cathedral Memorial Hall. It is now the Cathedral School (photo: Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

912 Vancouver Street – Christ Church Cathedral School

912 Vancouver Street, built in 1923 by architect J.C.M. Keith as the Christ Church Cathedral Memorial Hall.

It is now the Cathedral School.

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731 Vancouver Street

731 Vancouver Street is one of several houses in this neighbourhood designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague.

It is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

731 Vancouver Street is currently being operated as the Scholefield House B&B.

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731 Vancouver Street, designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

731 Vancouver Street, designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

737 Vancouver Street

737 Vancouver Street is one of several houses in this neighbourhood designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague.

It is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

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737 Vancouver Street, designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

737 Vancouver Street, designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

743 Vancouver Street

743 Vancouver Street is one of several houses in this neighbourhood designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague.

It is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

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912 Vancouver Street (at Rockland Avenue)

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1003 Vancouver Street

1003 Vancouver Street was designed and built in 1885 by architect John Teague for Charles Hayward, a funeral director who also served as Mayor of Victoria.

It is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

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1003 Vancouver Street, built in 1885 by architect John Teague for Charles Hayward, a former Mayor of Victoria. It is now apartments. (photo: Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

1003 Vancouver Street, built in 1885 by architect John Teague for Charles Hayward, a former Mayor of Victoria. It is now apartments. (photo: Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

We will be adding more sights to this page shortly.

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