AAA Editor Notes
Emily Carr House is at 207 Government St. Built in 1864 a few blocks from the harbor, the house was the birthplace of internationally renowned artist and writer Emily Carr. The Victorian Italianate villa has been restored to the ambience the Carr family experienced in the 1870s. The interpretive center celebrates the life, art and writings of a distinctive Canadian icon. Special events are scheduled throughout the year; phone ahead to confirm schedule.