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Stanley Park Nature House

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Fabulous little find!

What a fantastic find this was, slightly off the beaten track on the hidden lake next to Stanley... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2019
RebeccaJanczewski
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Stanley Park is amazing

So calming and beautiful,there are all sorts of colors available there especially if your visit is... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2018
ilnazn
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Tehran Province, Iran
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  • Average10%
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Upcoming Events: Indigenous Plant Use; Sun. Feb. 26; 1:00-3:00 p.m Register online. Come and visit Vancouver's only ecology center. Explore our interpretive displays to learn weird and wonderful facts about the animals and plants of Stanley Park.The...more
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975 Lagoon Dr | South-east shore of Lost Lagoon and under the Viewing Plaza at the north end of Alberni Street., Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2S1, Canada
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Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

What a fantastic find this was, slightly off the beaten track on the hidden lake next to Stanley Park and close to the rose gardens. Fantastic volunteers told us so much about the local wildlife and were extremely passionate, knowledgeable and welcoming. We saw bald...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank RebeccaJanczewski
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

So calming and beautiful,there are all sorts of colors available there especially if your visit is at autumn,...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ilnazn
Reviewed October 12, 2018

This appears to be the same place as #121. In any event, a presentation area for an ecological group open on the weekends. I am curious to know more, and I hope this information, limited as it is, will entice you to check it out...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris D
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Just happened on this place while walking around Lost Lagoon. Unless you are on the trail, it is very difficult to spot, nor is it well signed from above. In any event, even though it was closed when I came by, the signs in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Chris D
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

I hired a bike and cycled around the Seawall and came across this nice single storey facility that faces a lake. It has exhibits about nature. Kids go there to learn about the beauty and precious nature.More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JamesKMTan
Vacation683966, Manager at Stanley Park Nature House, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for the post James! We also have programs for adults ;) One of my favourite workshops is the bitters making workshop where we create our own cocktail bitters with ingredients make from plant that grow in Stanley Park! Hope to see you at...More

Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

What an amazing view and scenic point to go for a walk in the Fall if you are in Vancouver! The colour of leaves around and in #stanleypark is just a great sign of the season arrival of short and gorgeous autumn in #vancouver You...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MasIshVancouver
Public Educatio... a, Manager at Stanley Park Nature House, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

I am thrilled that you enjoyed the Park. Stanley Park Ecology Society offers regular nature walks if you would like to learn about the beautiful ecology you enjoyed. Hope to see you on one of them!

Reviewed May 16, 2017

A nature education centre along the Stanley Park trail. It's worth a visit. They do a lot of conservation work and community education, such as preserving the habitat of bats in the urban setting. :)

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank damiand10
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Regarding the Lost Lagoon area itself: This is one of my regular spots as a local where there is so much going on here with all the variety of urban wildlife. You are usually likely to see the raccoons, sometimes a mother one with babies...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank BlueNorthPhotography
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

You would never know that this place existed as its hidden under the lost lagoon public lookout platform at the end of Alberni street. How do I know? I live in that tall white tower just up the street. You access the nature house by...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank brads153
Reviewed July 21, 2016

If you want to see Beavers up close, head to the end of this lake nearest Second Beach. Their lodge is the "island" just near the stone bridge - they often swim around the shore near the island and also swim up the stream towards...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank stuartlodge
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