Chemainus Festival Of Murals Society, Chemainus

(4.6/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
Marvel at more than 40 huge and colorful outdoor Chemainus Festival Of Murals Society that paint a picture of the region's culture and history. The attraction tells the story of the town's history, featuring interpretations of the first nations and early pioneers. Each mural offers a unique interpretation by a different artist and the ensemble as a whole features numerous artistic styles. Pick up a mural map from the visitor center and explore the murals; you'll be guided by a path of yellow footprints painted on the sidewalk. Or, take a narrated tour by horse-drawn carriage. Plan your visit to Chemainus Festival Of Murals Society and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Chemainus trip builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • The town of Chemainus is a small unique town filled with wall murals on almost every building. We spent the afternoon following the big yellow footprints that take you on a walking tour of the town so...  more »
  • World class artists have left their legacy here, and some of them, like Harry Heine, who passed away in 2004 and who became the first Canadian to be elected to the Royal Society of Marine Artists (RSM...  more »
  • Needs new murals. They are looking a little tired. By the way --- I have driven the Trans Canada up island several times over the last few years -- and I never knew that there was a town -- when you t...  more »
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  • Such Interesting Murals!!! Tells allot, about local history! 👌
  • cool