Gain a deeper understanding of our city through stories, objects, and shared experiences at Museum of Vancouver (MOV). Learn about Vancouver's past from 1900 to 1970 by visiting MOV's History Galleries. The neon signs gallery is also a favorite of many guests. View a visual feast of innovation and tradition at Haida Now. In partnership with Haida Gwaii Museum, this stunning exhibition features an unparalleled display of more than 450 works created by carvers, weavers, photographers, and print makers.
MOV is pleased to announce its newest feature exhibition A Seat at the Table: Chinese Immigration and British Columbia. This multi-sited exhibition explores historical and contemporary stories of Chinese Canadians in BC and their struggles for belonging. It looks to food and restaurant culture as an entry point to feature stories that reveal the great diversity of immigrant experience and of the communities immigrants develop.
Be sure to also check out Lattimer Gallery and Gifts at MOV while you visit.
MOV is located in scenic Vanier Park. Only a 5 mins drive from downtown and a 20 mins stroll along the ocean boardwalk to either; Granville Island or Kitsilano Beach. MOV is easily accessible by False Creek Ferries, Mobi Bike Share Program and City Transit.
Please note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions access to the galleries are limited to selected times.
Simply stop by and join our standby line to gain admission or call our main phone line 604-736-4431 to check the best to time to visit on the day you wish visit.
Drop in Vanpass ticket holders may have to wait for a short time to gain access to the museum based on pre booked tickets.
Visit our website: museumofvancouver.ca
From Cornwall Avenue, turn north on Chestnut Street. Turn right at Whyte Avenue for parking and entrance.
On Transit: Take the #22, #2, or #32. Exit at Cornwall and Cypress. Walk North-East (towards the water).
Easily accessible by False Creek Ferries and the on-site Mobi Bike Share Program.’
Thursday – Sunday 10am – 4pm