Saanich Archives Online Search

Due to COVID-19, Saanich Archives is currently open for in-person research by appointment only. Please email us at, or call 250-475-5494 ex. 3478 for more information. We also welcome inquiries by phone or email.

Saanich Archives collects, preserves and provides access to the documentary heritage of Saanich including photographs, documents, maps and plans, oral histories, and pioneer records. We acquire material relating to the Municipality of Saanich as defined by its present legal boundaries as well as its historical boundaries (including Central Saanich).

To begin exploring our photos online, type in the search box above or select a “Browse by” option on the left.

Questions? Contact us at 250-475-5494 Ext. 3478 or

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