Frequently Asked Questions
How far is Gastown from Canada Place?
It takes about 15 minutes to walk from Gastown to Canada Place.
How far is it to walk from Gastown to Chinatown?
It will take approximately 10-15 minutes to walk from Gastown to Chinatown.
How often does the Steam Clock chime?
Every quarter hour, the Steam Clock sounds the Westminster Chimes and the large whistle sounds on the hour.
Is Gastown wheelchair accessible?
Yes, the neighbourhood and most storefronts are wheelchair accessible. Please note that the streets and sidewalks are cobblestone.
What can I do in Gastown?
Gastown is home to a wide variety of restaurants, cafes, souvenir shops, and street art. Keep your eye out for heritage markers on the buildings that lined the streets in Gastown.