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December 13, 2018
December 13, 2018
What's on your plate this holiday season? The archives explores Christmas food at the Dunsmuir's Hatley Park and at Royal Roads Military College.
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March 14, 2018
March 14, 2018
Much of the enduring design of the Japanese garden at Hatley Park is thanks to the work of two gardeners: Isaburo Kishida and Tadashi Noda. Who were these men?
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November 15, 2017
November 15, 2017
Forgotten Labour Series: Highlighting a few of the hidden narratives that tie into war times and some of the projects that push us to think about our shared histories.
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September 14, 2017
September 14, 2017
If you’re looking for something to do this Sunday, September 17, look no further than Fort Rodd Hill for the Colwood Seaside Festival!
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March 9, 2017
March 9, 2017
The two large houses within the garden walls were built in early 1941 and were among the first new structures to be built when the navy moved in to Hatley Park.
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February 9, 2017
February 9, 2017
There has been a lot of snow on campus this week, an unusual sight in Victoria, but certainly not unprecedented.
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December 13, 2016
December 13, 2016
Fifty years ago, Royal Roads Military College was full of the Christmas spirit. With exams almost done, the campus was alive with the promise of a two week break from rigorous college routines.
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November 8, 2016
November 8, 2016
The Remembrance Day Ceremony at Royal Roads University will take place on Friday at 10:40 a.m. in the Italian garden and is a respectful reminder of our military heritage.
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October 20, 2016
October 20, 2016
The archives at Royal Roads has a rich collection of photographs from the Dunsmuir family, the military college era and the university. Photos often help uncover unexpected information and stories.
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September 29, 2016
September 29, 2016
William and Kate may not have made plans to visit Royal Roads University this time but this property has certainly seen plenty of royalty over the years.
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September 13, 2016
September 13, 2016
If you’re looking for something to do this Sunday, look no further than Fort Rodd Hill for the Colwood Seaside Heritage Festival!
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August 31, 2016
August 31, 2016
The lagoon at the shores of Hatley Park can be a peaceful spot to spend a moment’s reflection on a busy day. Like the land around Hatley Park, it also has a rich and varied history.

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