Vancouver Island Arms Collectors' Association
To collect, protect, use and preserve examples of gun makers' art and skills; to trace the development of arms; military, sporting and historical;  to collect any and all related items in order to show future generations of Canadians through displays that show our firearms history and heritage by public contact and education; to promote the safe handling and use of firearms.

Collectors, Researchers, and Hobbyists
VIACA caters to all types of firearm, military history, and collectors. Whether your goal is to educate yourself or to educate others, VIACA is a welcoming environment to discuss history, politics, current developments, and enjoy the company of like-minded enthusiasts.

Meetings are held the third Wednesday of every month at the Bay Street Armoury, with a couple of exceptions every year. Please contact us to ask about upcoming meetings or to attend a meeting.