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Museums

St. Roch Sundays at the Vancouver Maritime Museum

Head to the Vancouver Maritime Museum for a guided tour of the legendary St. Roch, the first vessel to make the east-west traverse of the Northwest Passage and circumnavigate North America via the Panama Canal. Learn about the workings of the ship’s engine, hear stories about the captain and crew,
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Museum of Anthropology (MOA)

*The MOA is temporarily closed until late 2023 to facilitate construction and upgrades* The Museum of Anthropology houses one of the world’s finest displays of First Nations art in a spectacular building overlooking mountains & sea. They also host major temporary exhibits and display over 10,000 objects from around the
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Vancouver Maritime Museum

Discover the history & maritime traditions of the Pacific Coast. Step back in time to 1944 on board St Roch, Canada’s celebrated RCMP Arctic schooner. Explore many exhibits such as shipwrecks, early fur trade, deep ocean exploration & more. Young at heart will entertain and experience the fun of Children’s
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Museum of Vancouver
Museum of Vancouver (MOV)

The Museum of Vancouver (MOV) creates Vancouver-focused exhibitions and programs that encourage dynamic conversations about what was, is and can be Vancouver. Permanent exhibits tell the city’s stories from the early 1900s to the late ’70s, and are complemented by contemporary feature exhibits. Located in scenic Vanier Park, set against
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B.C. Farm Museum

Located in Fort Langley the BC Farm Museum holds the largest collection of antique farm machinery in the province.  Enjoy wandering the many buildings filled with historical farming equipment. B.C. Farm Museum Contact Info: When: April 1, 2023- September 30, 2023 Time: 10am-4pm Address: 9131 King Street, Langley Phone: (604) 888-2273 Website: bcfma.com

Beaty Biodiversity Museum
Beaty Biodiversity Museum

Fall in love with the diversity of life as you explore 20,000 square feet of exhibits, visit the Allan Yap Teaching Lab, and stare through the jaws of the largest creature ever to live on Earth—the blue whale. The museum puts UBC’s natural history collections, with more than two million
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Vancouver Art Gallery

The Vancouver Art Gallery hosts cutting-edge exhibitions featuring contemporary art and internationally renowned artists, houses work of historical artists, including a very extensive collection of Emily Carr works. An impressive permanent holding of over 10,000 artworks, makes the VGA a major player in the Canadian art world. The Gallery provides
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Gulf of Georgia Cannery
Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site

Situated atop wooden pilings over the mighty Fraser River, the Gulf of Georgia Cannery is one of the few remaining 19th century salmon canneries in BC. In its heyday, the Cannery was the largest building of its kind and the leading producer of canned salmon in BC. Now a dynamic
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Museum of Surrey

Completely renovated in 2018, the Museum of Surrey is a vibrant, interactive and ever-changing, free local venue for wonder, dialogue, and fun for the whole family. The exhibitions at the Museum of Surrey are always changing. You can check out the current exhibits here. The kids will absolutely love the
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Vancouver Police Museum

The Vancouver Police Museum is North America’s OLDEST police museum! Located in Vancouver’s former Coroner’s Court and City Morgue, the Police Museum details the history of the Vancouver Police. See displays on uniforms, counterfeit currency, confiscated weapons, historical crime, forensics, and more. Visit the gift shop for Vancouver souvenirs and
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