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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3735 Capilano Rd, North Vancouver, BC V7R 4J1, Canada
11:00 am - 09:00 pm
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 practically in the middle of the city and yet a verdant, idyllic getaway like no other.
The bridge, set amidst immense green trees is an absolutely wonder...
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Gastown, Vancouver, BC, Canada
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 as the other places in the city. It has become something of a cultural hub in the city.
If you are a culture seeker and art lover or if you love archit...
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350 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC V6B 6B1, Canada
10:00 am - 09:00 pm
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 genealogy records, local history books, documents, periodicals and newspapers and access the internet.
Architecturally, the building is one of the gran...
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639 Hornby St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2G3, Canada
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 Canada.
From gorgeous art pieces carved out in stones, paintings, sketches, totem poles, abstract figurines along with fine pieces of gold and silver...
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355 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2G8, Canada
12:01 am - 12:00 am
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 entrance that is a spectacular sight on its own. The wall clock on the east wall of the lobby is known for including the 12 signs of zodiac in its face inste...
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Pan Pacific Vancouver, Vancouver Convention Centre West Building, 3C1,, 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C, Canada
12:01 am - 12:00 am
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 rooms and a grand ballroom.
Even though you can walk around the building any time of the day, the Public tour is much preferred by tourists. The tour cov...
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750 Hornby St, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H7, Canada
10:00 am - 09:00 pm
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 others. Seeing the neoclassical courthouse that adds to the ambience of the gallery, is an added perk while the uber-cool events held here including ...
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1905 Ogden Ave, Vancouver, BC V6J 1A3, Canada
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
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 centre, a large collection of books, historical papers and documents kept in the library and a variety of maritime art.
The place arranges skill-based ...
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646 Richards St, Vancouver, BC V6B 3A3, Canada
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
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 made from red Scagliola marble, stained glass widows and the main alter- all sum up to offer a memorable sight! The two towers that stand on either sid...
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690 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2L1, Canada
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
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 art, a gorgeous church organ, wooden nave supported by a network of frames and beautiful lanterns that warm up the entire church, make a visit here a ...
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Morton Park, 1800 Morton Ave, Vancouver, BC, Canada
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 take photos with the laughing faces.
The state of laughter is a signature design of the artist who wanted to create a joyful pocket in Vancouver. Take a...
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165 Water St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1A7, Canada
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
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 that belong to every tribe- offering interpretative art from all cultures and stories.
Choose from paintings, wood work, totems, prints, hand-made ob...
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312 Water St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1B6, Canada
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
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, glassworks, graphics, masks, pottery, textiles and totem poles as you scourge the shop’s extensive collection.
The trending exhibitions are loved...
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432 Homer St, Vancouver, BC V6B 2V5, Canada
01:00 pm - 06:00 pm
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 hear famous musicians including Nat King Cole and Louise Armstrong.
Jimi Hendrix served the people who came here along with his cousins who were worki...
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Suite 100, 1022 Nelson St, Vancouver, BC V6E 4S7, Canada
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
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 lovers- the embellished windows, beautiful details, high arches and gorgeous interiors, all add to its appeal.
The place is illuminated after dark in hues...