Vancouver Aquarium

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Vancouver Aquarium

Sea otters, steller sea lions and 50,000 other aquatic creatures await your arrival at Canada’s largest aquarium. Long-established as a global leader in marine research, education and conservation, the Vancouver Aquarium offers visitors an unforgettable experience through face-to- face engagement with a wide array of amazing animals. You can also immerse yourself in the 4D Experience Theatre, which combines the high-definition excitement of a 3D film with thrilling sensory effects! Find out for yourself why the Vancouver Aquarium is one of the world’s favourite aquariums.

Experience this point of interest by joining us on one of our following tours 
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Hop-On, Hop-Off + Vancouver Aquarium

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If you prefer to move at your own pace we have you covered. Our Hop-On our Hop-on, Hop-off takes you through Stanley Park. Hop-Off at Stop #4 (Stanley Park) to go straight there, or Hop-Off at Stops #2 get there via a walk along the seawall into the park. It's your adventure, on your time.

Variety is the spice of life, so choose which stop you Hop-On and Hop-Off to explore the city!   Your view of the city will be like no other as you tour the streets with the wind in your hair, experiencing our vibrant downtown with all of your senses. You will be accompanied by a recorded commentary that is available in multiple languages.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the Vancouver Aquarium wheelchair accessible?
Yes, the Aquarium is fully accessible including designated wheelchair spots for shows and wheelchair accessible washrooms. Remember that the Hop-On, Hop-Off buses and trolleys cannot accept wheelchairs.
What can I see at the Vancouver Aquarium?
The Aquarium is home to a huge variety of creatures including jellyfish, sea otters, sea lions, frogs, birds, reptiles, and more.
What time is the Vancouver Aquarium open until?
The Vancouver Aquarium is open from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. with the last entry at 3:15pm. Please note that hours of operation may be changed due to special events. We recommend contacting us at 604-451-1600 or their website for the latest information.