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Plan your visit to the Museum of Vancouver

Hours & Rates

Regular Hours
Monday: 10am-5pm
Tuesday: 10am-5pm
Wednesday: 10am-5pm
Thursday: 10am-8pm *OPEN LATE*
Friday: 10am-9pm *OPEN LATE*
Saturday: 10am-9pm *OPEN LATE*
Sunday: 10am-5pm

Holiday Hours
December 24th: 10am-3pm
December 25th: Closed
December 31st: 10am-3pm

Pay what you can nights
**Admission is by donation after 5pm on the following days**

December 28th - open until 8pm
December 29th - open until 9pm
December 30th - open until 9pm

MOV Admission Rates

All prices plus applicable sales tax.

Adult: $19
Student: $16 (requires valid student ID)
Senior: $16 (age 65+)
Youth: $9 (ages 5-18)
Family: $40 (2 adults/seniors and up to 3 youth)

Kids 4 and under: Free

Buy Tickets

Vanier Park Explore Pass

3 great attractions, 1 great price
Visit the MOV, the Space Centre
and the Vancouver Maritime Museum

Adult: $41
Student: $35 (requires valid student ID)
Senior: $35 (ages 65+)

 

Location

1100 Chestnut Street, Vancouver, BC, V6J 3J9

Find your way here with Google maps

How To Get Here By Bus

We're just one stop from downtown! Plan your route on Translink.

1.  From downtown Vancouver, take bus #2 or #22 from multiple locations along Burrard
2.  Exit bus at stop #50101, westbound at Cornwall and Cypress
3.  Walk North on Cypress
4.  Turn right at Whyte
5.  Turn left at the Gordon MacMillan Southam Observatory just after the EasyPark lot and continue to the Museum. 

Parking

Outside of the Museum is an EasyPark pay lot. You can pay onsite or download the EasyPark app and use your phone to pay for parking.

Hourly Rate: $3
Daily Rate (6am to 6pm): $10
Evening (6pm to 6am): $7

Please note there is no parking in the neighbouring residential area.

Cycling

Go green and bike to MOV! We’re conveniently located along the Seaside bike route close to the Cypress Bikeway and the Burrard Street Bridge. We have bike parking outside the museum and have Mobi bike parking in our parking lot and next door at the Vancouver Archives.

From West Vancouver/North Vancouver:
1. Over Lions’ Gate Bridge (becomes Georgia St.)
2. Continue down West Georgia
3. Turn right at Burrard
4. Continue over Burrard Street Bridge
5. Right hand lane runs into Cornwall Ave.
6. Take first right after bridge onto Chestnut
7. If you miss Chestnut, turn right at Cypress
8. Turn right onto Whyte Avenue.
9. Turn left at the Gordon MacMillan Southam Observatory just after the EasyPark lot.

From the South:

1. Oak Street (continuation of main highway from White Rock and the Canada / USA border)
2. Left on to 10th avenue
3. Right on to Burrard until just before the bridge
4. Take left lane feed to Cornwall
5. Take first right off Cornwall on to Chestnut
6. If you miss Chestnut, turn right at Cypress
7. Turn right on to Whyte Avenue
8. Turn left at the Gordon MacMillan Southam Observatory just after the EasyPark lot.