The BC Forest Discovery Centre is currently open 5 days a week from Thursday to Sunday (closed Tuesday and Wednesday). We open at 10:00 am and close at 4:00 pm. We hope to see you soon!


Say hello to our new General Manager!


Image credit: Ashley Degraaf

Please join us in welcoming our new General Manager Chris Gale to the BC Forest Discovery Centre team! Ashley Degraaf of the Cowichan News Leader Pictorial speaks with Chris about his exciting new role with the BCFDC.

Link: http://www.cowichannewsleader.com/news/248431951.html


Duncan Cowichan Chamber of Commerce

We are pleased to welcome our new neighbours across the parking lot, the Duncan Cowichan Chamber of Commerce. Their website, http://www.duncancc.bc.ca, is a great resource for visiting tourists, member businesses, and prospective entrepreneurs alike.

GROUPON 2014 information

After September 2, 2013, the 2013 Groupon promotion has reverted to a ‘cash’ voucher value (change will not be given).  Groupons are not valid for the Christmas Express.

Pet Policy

The BC Forest Discovery Centre is a pet friendly location, but we do have regulations around what pet can and can not do while visiting.  Please review the Pet Policy and let us know if you have any questions.

Smoking Policy

The BC Forest Discovery Centre is an open air museum and for the comfort of all visitors we have a local policy for smoking.  Please review the local Smoking Policy and let us know if you have any questions.