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Ranked #31 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
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Ranked #32 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
Owner description: BC Place is the largest sports, exhibition and entertainment venue of its kind in British Columbia, hosting the province’s... more » Owner description: BC Place is the largest sports, exhibition and entertainment venue of its kind in British Columbia, hosting the province’s most notable events including the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games. An all-new BC Place reopened in September 2011 after completing a major revitalization that included the installation of the largest cable-supported retractable roof of its kind in the world. BC Place has a seating capacity of 54,500. Today, BC Place is home to Vancouver Whitecaps FC, the BC Lions Football Club and the BC Sports Hall of Fame. BC Place is an important generator of economic activity in British Columbia, hosting world-class entertainment events, professional and amateur sport, community gatherings and exhibitions. « less
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Ranked #33 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers
Owner description: Your Vancouver sightseeing experience starts at the Vancouver Lookout!!! Where else can you enjoy a 360 degree aerial view of... more » Owner description: Your Vancouver sightseeing experience starts at the Vancouver Lookout!!! Where else can you enjoy a 360 degree aerial view of Vancouver, "the most beautiful city in the world"? Your adventure starts with a 40 second glass elevator ride, whisking you 170metres (450ft) skyward to our panoramic observation deck. Enjoy vies of cosmopolitan Vancouver, historic Gastown and bustling Coal Harbour. Past. Present. Future. Multi-lingual guest service members provide complimentary guided tours with fascinating facts about Vancouver's history, infrastructure, local community, current trends and future expansion. Our iconic Vancouver attraction tops the Harbour Centre complex, a recognizable landmark in the heart of downtown. « less
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Ranked #34 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Educational Sites
Where passion meets knowledge. Professional training with a timeline that fits your budget.
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Ranked #35 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Beaches
Beautiful beach with spectacular sunsets and picture-postcard views of Vancouver Island.
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Ranked #36 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Ranked #37 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Architectural Buildings; Theaters; Convention Centers
Waterfront complex containing hotels, a cruise ship terminal and an IMAX theater.
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Ranked #38 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: Downtown Vancouver's public gallery named after acclaimed Haida artist Bill Reid. The Gallery is home to the Simon Fraser... more » Owner description: Downtown Vancouver's public gallery named after acclaimed Haida artist Bill Reid. The Gallery is home to the Simon Fraser University Bill Reid Collection and changing exhibitions of contemporary Aboriginal Art of the Northwest Coast.Highlights include Bill Reid's stunning gold and silver jewelry, monumental sculptures and a towering totem pole by James Hart of Haida Gwaii. Visit the Gallery Gift Shop for a selection of original works and prints by local Northwest Coast artists, distinctive jewelry, accessories, books, cards and more. Located in the heart of downtown, just steps from the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Pacific Centre Mall and Canada Line skytrain City Centre Station. « less
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Ranked #39 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: Set in the heart of Vancouver's beautiful Stanley Park, Klahowya Village immerses visitors in British Columbia's fascinating... more » Owner description: Set in the heart of Vancouver's beautiful Stanley Park, Klahowya Village immerses visitors in British Columbia's fascinating and thriving Aboriginal cultures. Travel through the forest on the Spirit Catcher miniature train, watch cultural performances, shop the Artisan Marketplace, and much more. « less
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Ranked #40 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Sports Complexes
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Ranked #41 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #42 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Religious Sites
This gothic-style cathedral has 29 beautiful stained glass windows.
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Ranked #43 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Neighborhoods; Historic Sites
Owner description: Yaletown is Vancouver’s trendy and upscale renovated warehouse district. This fresh urban neighbourhood is just an easy walk... more » Owner description: Yaletown is Vancouver’s trendy and upscale renovated warehouse district. This fresh urban neighbourhood is just an easy walk from the centre of downtown Vancouver or a quick ferry ride from Granville Island. Yaletown’s converted heritage buildings are home to some of city’s top fashion and design shops, as well as cutting edge restaurants and bars. Old loading docks act as giant sidewalks and create a unique setting for wandering, shopping, or lounging at one of the many outdoor patios. « less
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Ranked #44 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Beaches
Conveniently located near downtown, this beach is a popular place for sunbathing.
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Ranked #45 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Neighborhoods
The oldest commercial district in Vancouver, best known for its beautiful Victorian-style architecture.
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Ranked #46 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Bridges
This bridge looks beautiful when it's lit up at night, a monument to Vancouver's cosmopolitan romance and sophistication.
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Ranked #47 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #48 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Beaches

Wreck Beach is Vancouver's famous nudist beach. Protected from prying eyes by a steep cliff and a descent of nearly 500 wooden steps, Vancouverites have been going there for... more »

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Ranked #49 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Gardens; Parks
Owner description: An oasis of tranquility in an otherwise bustling Chinatown, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is the first ever... more » Owner description: An oasis of tranquility in an otherwise bustling Chinatown, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is the first ever Chinese garden built outside of China and is a model of a Ming Dynasty scholar's home. It is a non-profit organization connecting cultures & communities through festivals, live music, art exhibits, theatre, education & wellness programs.In 2011, the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Chinese Garden was named one of the "Top Ten City Gardens" in the world by National Geographic in their publication "Secret Journeys of a Lifetime". « less
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Ranked #50 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Parks
Located close to downtown, this park is a popular place to fly a kite.
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Ranked #51 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Neighborhoods
Trendy neighborhood lined with ethnic cafes and fashionably bohemian boutiques.
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Ranked #52 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Theaters
Owner description: Built in 1906, the Firehall building functioned as Vancouver's No. 1 Firehall and the first motorized Firehall until 1975... more » Owner description: Built in 1906, the Firehall building functioned as Vancouver's No. 1 Firehall and the first motorized Firehall until 1975 when the Firemen moved out and the arts moved in. After a variety of tenants the Firehall Theatre Society was formed in 1982 and currently operates as one of the busiest venues in Vancouver. « less
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Ranked #53 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Theaters
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Ranked #54 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Vancouver's premier shopping boulevard is lined with restaurants serving food from all over the world.
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Ranked #55 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: Housed in Vancouver's former city morgue, this museum displays thie history of crime and law enforcement in Vancouver.... more » Owner description: Housed in Vancouver's former city morgue, this museum displays thie history of crime and law enforcement in Vancouver. Displays include historical crimes, tools for scientific (forensic) investigation and more. « less
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Ranked #56 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Health Clubs
For a $10 fee, you can use the latest high-tech exercise equipment to get your body into shape.
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Ranked #57 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
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Ranked #58 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues
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Ranked #59 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Religious Sites
This downtown gothic-style cathedral is known for its beautiful set of bells.
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Ranked #60 of 184 attractions in Vancouver
Category: Golf Courses
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