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Bloedel Floral Conservatory

Address: Cambie St. at West 33rd Ave., Vancouver, British Columbia V5X 1C5, Canada
Phone Number: 604-257-8584
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Ranked #26 of 159 Attractions in Vancouver
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Gardens, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Viewing foliage
Owner description: Unique and unusual domed structure containing a wide variety of flora and fauna.
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Gardens, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Viewing foliage
Owner description: Unique and unusual domed structure containing a wide variety of flora and fauna.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Its a small place but its quite nice to visit and see the birds and plants. Also you can spend a time at the Queens Elizabeth Park after what id great.

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Toronto, Canada
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Enjoy a tropical break from the winter rain! This small conservatory is well designed and filled with a beautiful array of flowers and the joyful sound of birds. Benches are conveniently placed throughout the space, so that you can sit and enjoy the tropical oasis. Knowledgable volunteers roam throughout the space and are ready to answer any inquiry a visitor... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

This place is not a bad thing to do on a rainy day, but I won't be back any time soon. It's a bit small, kind of underwhelming. Seeing so many different types of birds was cool though. Tough to spend more than an hour inside.

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Surrey, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We went to the conservatory last weekend for a couple of hours and enjoyed looking at the lovely tropical plants, and so many pretty birds. The Christmas decorating was lovely. This is a lovely place to visit.

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

It has been a long time the last time I went to this place and I recommend this place to everyone to come and drop by. You can see all the beautiful flowers in there.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

This little paradise on top of Little Mountain in Queen Elizabeth Park is a quaint way to be in the tropics for an hour for less than the price of a movie. I particularly like going there around Christmas when their poinsettia display is on. Don't miss a look at the Henry Moore sculpture just beyond the conservatory too.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Bloedel Conservatory has been thoroughly renovated and is now in top notch shape. It shows - over 500 different types of tropical plants and more than 150 different types of birds. Right now it is decorated for Christmas with lights. Children will love the birds - great for young ones on a rainy day and adults with an interest in... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Today I was denied access along with three friends because we were dressed so nice. The lady refused to believe we weren't doing a photoshoot or having a wedding. She said we had to rent the place out to take pictures; meanwhile everyone else in the place had their cameras out. They lost business and respect.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Stopped in to the Conservatory in the early Spring and although the gardens were not in bloom yet the view from atop the hill is marvellous. The Conservatory also was a joy. Imagine waling along their paths where wild birds and butterflies fly freely. It's balmy warm as well so relieved the April chill from outside. It's a wonderful place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We went because we had never been. I will go back again when showing off our local attractions to visitors. Take a camera with a flash, I still love looking at the photos we took, a good mix of plants and birds. Go when it is raining. It is warm and humid so be prepared. It is not huge so... More 

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