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Chemainus, British Columbia is a MUST SEE while traveling Vancouver Island! Located in North Cowichan, this quaint little town has many beautiful sights to see. Start your visit by consulting one of our travel counselors. At the Chemainus Visitor Centre we will help you find some of the hidden treasures of Vancouver Island, and advise you on what to do and see in our area.

The Chemainus Visitor Centre, operated by the Chemainus & District Chamber of Commerce, welcomed almost 60,000 visitors and over 1,000 tour buses into our community during operating hours in 2018. This number is only expected to increase as the tourism industry continues to thrive. We are excited to see what 2019 will bring for the Chemainus Visitor Centre!


There is something here for everyone!

Rent a TapBike in Chemainus!

Tour with TapBike!

Looking for a new way to take a tour of our murals? TapBike has you covered, offering a FREE 30 minute ride to anyone who downloads the TapBike app! Come try it out, 100% free! Find them at the Chemainus Visitor Centre or the Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn! TapBike Solutions Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn

Posted by Chemainus Visitor Centre on Tuesday, August 7, 2018

TapBikes are available outside of the Chemainus Visitor Centre 24/7 during the warmer months. Rent a bike, take the ferry from Chemainus to Thetis Island to explore the island! Ride along the Trans-Canada Trail, or just cruise around our little town and admire the murals that depict our town’s history!


Monday           10am-4pm

Tuesday          10am-4pm

Wednesday    10am-4pm

Thursday        10am-4pm

Friday              10am-4pm

Saturday        CLOSED

Sunday           CLOSED


Visitor Centre Location

The Chemainus Visitor Centre and the Chamber share a building, located at:
102-9799 Waterwheel Crescent (next to the Museum)
Box 575
Chemainus, BC V0R 1K0
Phone:(250) 246-3944
Fax:(250) 246-3251
Email : visitorcentre [at] chemainus [dot] bc [dot] ca

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