Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Vancouver

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Vancouver is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Vancouver a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Vancouver.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Vancouver:

  1. Capilano Suspension Bridge

    #1 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Capilano Suspension Bridge

    Tags: View Point, Bridge, Architecture

    Address: 3735 Capilano Rd, North Vancouver, BC V7R 4J1, Canada

    Timings: 11:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Capilano Suspension Bridge in two words is – Simply Stunning! So it doesn’t come as a surprise that it is one of the most popular places that tourists visit in Vancouver. The place is prac...Read more

  2. Vancouver Public Library

    #2 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Vancouver Public Library

    Tags: Library

    Address: 350 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC V6B 6B1, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Proudly known to be the third largest Library in Canada, the Vancouver Public Library has a figure of 9.5 million items being borrowed annually. Choose from Books, CDs, DVDs, magazines or go through g...Read more

  3. Gastown Vancouver

    #3 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Gastown Vancouver

    Tags: Art And Culture, Neighborhoods

    Address: Gastown, Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Gastown Vancouver is a very beautiful neighborhood in Vancouver. One of the older areas of the city, it has managed to keep that old worldly charm even though it has become every bit as contemporary a...Read more

  4. Bill Reid Gallery Of Northwest Coast Art

    #4 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Bill Reid Gallery Of Northwest Coast Art

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery

    Address: 639 Hornby St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2G3, Canada

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Showcasing a gorgeous collection made by Canadian artist Bill Reid and other First Nations artists, the gallery is one of the few places in the city where you can truly explore the artistic history of...Read more

  5. Marine Building

    #5 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Marine Building

    Tags: Architecture

    Address: 355 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2G8, Canada

    Adding to the few art-deco buildings around the city, the Marine building is loved for its wedding ‘cake’ icing effect with a Mayan tower that catches your eye straight away and an entranc...Read more

  6. Vancouver Convention Centre

    #6 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Vancouver Convention Centre

    Tags: Tour, Convention Center, Architecture

    Address: Pan Pacific Vancouver, Vancouver Convention Centre West Building, 3C1,, 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C, Canada

    Opened in 1986, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the largest facilities in Canada. The multi-functional building has a cruise terminal at the east wing, a hotel, exhibition halls, meeting roo...Read more

  7. Vancouver Art Gallery

    #7 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Vancouver Art Gallery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery

    Address: 750 Hornby St, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H7, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    The Vancouver Art Gallery is the 5th largest art gallery in Canada and has a collection of 11,000 artworks including creations of British Columbian artists Emily Carr, Jeff Wall and Marc Chagall among...Read more

  8. Vancouver Maritime Museum

    #8 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Vancouver Maritime Museum

    Tags: Library, Natural History Museum

    Address: 1905 Ogden Ave, Vancouver, BC V6J 1A3, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Dedicated to preserve the nautical history of British Columbia and the Canadian Artic region, the Vancouver Maritime Museum has a vast collection of model ships, a Children’s Maritime Discover c...Read more

  9. Holy Rosary Cathedral

    #9 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Holy Rosary Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: 646 Richards St, Vancouver, BC V6B 3A3, Canada

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Oozing charm with French Gothic architecture, the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary preserves the 20th century of Vancouver in its modern generation. The interiors with a Latina Cross, a nave m...Read more

  10. Christ Church Cathedral

    #10 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Christ Church Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: 690 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2L1, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Built in the early 19th century, the Christ Church Cathedral is loved for its Gothic architecture and is one of the most charming buildings in the city. The interiors of the church with stained-glass ...Read more

  11. A-maze-ing-laughter And Morton Park

    #11 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    A-maze-ing-laughter And Morton Park

    Tags: Park, Statue, Sculpture

    Address: Morton Park, 1800 Morton Ave, Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    An iconic bronze sculpture made by Yue Minjun, ‘A-maze-ing Laughter’ consist of 14 statues that are caught in a hilarious moment. The happy place is perfect to stop by during a walk and ta...Read more

  12. Hill's Native Art

    #12 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Hill's Native Art

    Tags: Art Gallery

    Address: 165 Water St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1A7, Canada

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    The Hill's Native Art Gallery has some of the most stunning collection of the First National people and artists along with trending home-grown artists. The collection is created by 1200 native artists...Read more

  13. Coastal Peoples

    #13 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Coastal Peoples

    Tags: Art Gallery

    Address: 312 Water St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1B6, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    See a range of hand-made art created by artists from British Columbia’s Northwest Coast and the Inuit communities of Canada’s Arctic regions. Choose from art pieces, beautiful jewellery, g...Read more

  14. Jimi Hendrix Shrine

    #14 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    Jimi Hendrix Shrine

    Tags: Religious Site

    Address: 432 Homer St, Vancouver, BC V6B 2V5, Canada

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    Formerly known as Vie’s Chicken and Steak House where locals would stop by for a meal, the Jimi Hendrix Shrine is the place where Vie’s grandmother would cook for people who would come to ...Read more

  15. St. Andrew's Wesley Church

    #15 of 24 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vancouver
    St. Andrew's Wesley Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Suite 100, 1022 Nelson St, Vancouver, BC V6E 4S7, Canada

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Exuding old-world charm, the St. Andrew's Wesley United Church’s stone architecture is the highlight of the place. The church dates back to the late 19th century and is a rare treat for art love...Read more

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