BMSC offers tours to the general public in July and August.
· Discover the natural history of Barkley Sound.
· Experience the unique history BMSC shares with the village of Bamfield.
· Learn about the coastal science research taking place at BMSC.
Scheduled tours are offered Wednesdays, Fridays, & Saturdays from 1:00 – 2:00 pm and begin from the traffic circle outside the Main Building. First tour is July 4th.
A suggested donation of $5.00 per adult or $10.00 per family goes towards our Bursary Fund and Interpretive Signage Project.
Public Field Trip Experience
Participate in an educational experience with our Marine Science Educators:
250-728-3301 ext. 226
*50% deposit required (with 24 hour notice) when booking a summer field trip experience.
Tour the historic cable station
Oceanography studies in the inlets
Plankton and invertebrate studies
(Activities dependent upon boat and lab availability)
9 am or 1 pm start; 2 – 3 hrs
$100 up to 5 people
$20 per additional person (plus 5% GST)
50% deposit required
Maximum 12 people per day
Children must be accompanied by an adult