The flag of British Columbia was officially adopted in 1960. The flag is in essence an armorial banner of the Arms of the Province (granted in 1906) and topped by a Union Jack. The sun represents the glory of the province, while the wavy blue lines represent the Pacific Ocean and the province's position on the western coastline of Canada.
Hatley Park National Historic Site is located in Colwood, British Columbia in Greater Victoria. It is the site of Hatley Castle and Royal Roads University. The castle is the setting of the X-Men film series as Professor Xavier’s School for Gifted Youngsters. It was used as the mansion in the Made-For-TV movie Generation X, which is based on a comic that is a spin off of X-Men, also castle appears in the Smallville television series.