Plan Your Visit

plan your visit

Whether you live in the Victoria region or are coming here from a distance, we want your opera experience to be as enjoyable and comfortable as possible.

Here is information to help you plan your visit – whether you need to find out where to park or when to catch the bus, or whether you are planning your itinerary for an extended stay, including accommodation, sightseeing options, and other events that are happening while you're here.

Maps and Parking

Map showing parking near the Royal Theatre and the McPherson Playhouse. On-street parking meters are enforced from 9 am to 6 pm, Monday to Saturday. There is no charge on Sundays and statutory holidays.

Map of Victoria


The Opera Bus: Take the Opera Bus to our matinée performances!
POV is making it easier to come to the opera! Available to operagoers on the Saanich Peninsula and UpIsland. The Peninsula Opera Bus will pick opera goers up from Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal, Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney, and St. Mary's Church in Central Saanich. The Up-Island Opera Bus will pick operagoers up from Nanaimo, Ladysmith, and Duncan. For details see our Opera Bus page.

Victoria International Airport
Harbour Air Seaplanes
BC Ferries
Black Ball Ferry Line
Clipper Vacations
Pacific Coach
Tofino Bus
BC Transit
Victoria Taxi
Blue Bird Taxi Line
Yellow Cab of Victoria

Information and Regional Events Calendars

City of Victoria
Vancouver Island Events Calendar
Tourism Victoria

Performances and Arts Facilities

Alix Goolden Performance Hall Events
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
Belfry Theatre
Blue Bridge at the Roxy
Dance Victoria
Intrepid Theatre
Langham Court Theatre
Theatre Inconnu
Royal and McPherson Theatres Society
Save-On Foods Memorial Centre
Victoria Symphony


Contact us


Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites
Coming from out of town? We recommend the Chateau Victoria, our host hotel. For special discount subscriber rates, contact them directly at 1.800.663.5891.


Season Underwriters

Royal Oak Burial Park

Illuminations Lighting Solutions