Museum Happy Hour: Mindfulness

Join us on the second Thursday of the month for themed events and activities for adults. Drinks and light fare are available for purchase. Events are limited to designated galleries and are not museum-wide.


This Happy Hour, Mindfulness is on our minds. It's time to trade in the rush of the holidays for a night at the museum liable to soothe any soul. Re-centre yourself for the New Year. Taking place in the Natural History gallery.

This evening will include:

  • Sidesplitting laughter yoga led by Victoria Laughter Yoga Club
  • DIY ASMR in the Ocean Station
  • Soothing yoga and sound baths in the Forest Diorama - bring your own yoga mat!
  • Cathartic colouring by Woolly the Mammoth
  • Contemplative puzzles and origami

Bring the kids! Our Parallel Play Childminding is available for this event.

This is a 19+ only event. Valid photo ID is required for entry. To ensure the safety of our guests and museum collections alike, Security will conduct ID, bag and spot checks at the entrance. Prohibited items include any controlled substance, alcohol (not purchased at the event) and dangerous items. Any items not permitted at the event will be collected at the door prior to entry. The Royal BC Museum will not be responsible for any lost or stolen items.

The Royal BC Museum hosts events where everyone is responsible for maintaining space that is safe for all participants. Safer space means everyone at the event is free from all forms of oppression and anything that can harm or limit our well-being. This includes expressing opinions in a respectful manner and respectfully accepting others’ rights to do the same.

Security and Royal BC Museum staff reserve the right to refuse or revoke entry to guests. These decisions will be made to ensure the safety and security of other guests and the Royal BC Museum.