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Eagle Aerie Gallery

350 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 800-663-0669
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Stunning native art

Make this place a must see while in Tofino. The native art is absolutely stunning, and if you have... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Katnelsen
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Abbotsford, Canada
Roy Vickers Art Show Place

The architectural uniqueness of this gallery is reason enough to stop and take it in along with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hockeye44
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Sechelt, Canada
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Eagle Aerie Gallery is Roy Henry Vickers' artist-owned gallery located in Tofino, British Columbia. This stunning traditional Northwest Coast longhouse with a carved and painted cedar plank exterior and doors of beaten copper, is a recognizable Tofino landmark. Inside discover Roy's artwork of paintings, original prints, calendars, art cards, and reproductions hanging on hand adzed cedar walls among totem poles and carvings. As you enter the large main hall, you'll notice the soft lighting and restful music that creates an atmosphere of harmony and peace. The gallery is open free to the public seven days a week throughout the year. Built in 1986 with the help of Roy's family and legendary carver Henry Nolla, this gallery welcomes more than 500,000 visitors a year from all around the world. Please check the events calendar page to see when Roy is scheduled to be storytelling at Eagle Aerie Gallery - this is a not to be missed attraction! Guests gather around the centre pit in the main hall to listen to stories of Roy's life and times as well as inspiration of his work. Afterwards Roy is available to meet guests and autograph his reproductions.
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350 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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+1 800-663-0669
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Reviewed yesterday

Make this place a must see while in Tofino. The native art is absolutely stunning, and if you have deep pockets, you can purchase a piece to take home.

Thank Katnelsen
Reviewed 1 week ago

The architectural uniqueness of this gallery is reason enough to stop and take it in along with all the beautiful artistic works.

Thank hockeye44
Roy Henry V, Artist/Owner at Eagle Aerie Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your visit and the time to write this review

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very seldom can you go through an art gallery and read comments from the artist re: his inspiration for the piece and at what stage of his career he was at.

Thank Tracy P
Roy Henry V, Artist at Eagle Aerie Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the time and your acknowledgement. B.C. is a beautiful place full of excitement and inspiration.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This art gallery was a very peaceful refuge off of the busy street to escape the hustle and bustle to take a look at some gorgeous art. The gallery has made purchasing the art very affordable for everyone as there are a range of print...More

Thank Denise S
Roy Henry V, Artist - Owner at Eagle Aerie Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your time and observations. You are appreciated.

Reviewed 14 July 2017

I visited this gallery during a stay on Vancouver Island in June 2017 and quickly realised that Roy Henry Vickers is the artist I first encountered in a small workshop/studio in Tofino in March 1984 when a German friend and I spent time on a...More

Thank Yorkshiretraveller0
Roy Henry V, Artist-Owner at Eagle Aerie Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for your memory, it reminds me of the degree of connectdness we all share. I appreciate your time and your review is inspiring. Happy Trails

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Take some time from touring around to stop in here - absorb the peaceful quiet feeling as you walk around and look at the truly amazing multi-media art of Roy Henry Vickers. There are background stories to most of his pieces, whether they are drawings,...More

Thank 404HappyTraveller
Roy Henry V, Owner at Eagle Aerie Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for your time and your review. I live in northern B.C. and love to visit the gallery when I can. Best wishes and happy trails to you.

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We really enjoyed our visit to Eagle Aerie. It's a great art space and showcases the work of Roy Henry Vickers - it is certainly an opportunity to connect with Van Isle culture and spirit. Highly recommended.

Thank Kathryn M
Roy Henry V, Owner at Eagle Aerie Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for your time, your review is appreciated. Best wishes in all you do.

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Go and talk to George Yearsley at the Carving Shed, Wikanninish Inn after you visit here to learn more about the artist and his mentor.

Thank brydle
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This art gallery is so spiritual and reflective, I am amazed that everyone is welcome to explore it for free! I got wind of it through TripAdvisor and am so glad to have learned about RHVickers and his unique artwork. Impressive building, nice write-ups for...More

Thank Canucksontheloose
Roy Henry V, Artist-Owner at Eagle Aerie Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you for your kind response. I love visiting the gallery and relaxing in the pit area. I used to visit many commercial galleries and never appreciated the slaes pressure so decided to have a space for visitors to relax and enjoy yet have someone...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017

I go to this gallery every time we go to Tofino. I love Roy Henry Vickers work and it is really neat reading about each piece of work and what inspired him. Lots of opportunity to buy his work at different price values and I...More

Thank MommaZA
Roy Henry V, Artist-Owner at Eagle Aerie Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Thank you for review. It is appreciated.

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