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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 is a recognizable Tofino landmark. Inside discover Roy’s creativity of paintings, original prints, calendars, art cards, and reproductions. There are also many award-winning books about Roy and his art. Inside the longhouse gallery, you are surrounded by hand adzed cedar walls Roy’s totem poles and carvings. When 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 to the public seven days a week throughout the year.
The gallery was built in 1986 with the help of legendary carver and good friend, Henry Nolla, and Roy’s family. The gallery welcomes more than 200,000 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 in and around the sunken center 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.