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.

Victoria Gun Show - Oct 27-28, 2018
VIACA is proud to host the 57th annual Victoria Gun Show at Saanich Fairgrounds.

Doors open Saturday morning at 
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.
Contact Us
General Inquiry -
VIACA is a volunteer-run organization. Please be patient when making inquiries as it may take some time to respond.