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Everything You
Need To Have
An Amazing Visit

We offer a wide range of services and facilities at the Vancouver Aquarium so that you can focus on enjoying your visit to its fullest. Whether you’re looking for a delicious (and sustainably sourced) bite to eat, or you need to find that perfect gift for a loved one, visit our cafés and gift stores. We also offer additional services, such as complimentary wheelchair, walker and strollers rentals to ensure that our facility is accessible to all. 


Our Facilities

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Gift Shop

The main Vancouver Aquarium Gift Store offers a vast range of gifts, including toys, clothing, books, home décor, jewelry and Inuit art. Our Subshop, located by the Frogs Forever? gallery also carries a wide range of children's and educational books.

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Amenities & Services

We offer a number of services on-site to ensure that your visit is convenient and enjoyable, including an ATM cash machine, small rental lockers, washroom change tables, wheelchairs, strollers and walkers (on a first-come-first-served basis).

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Food & Beverages

The Aquarium offers a wide variety of food for all tastes. All of our food outlets use biodegradable and compostable dishes and utensils, and all earned revenues directly support our education, conservation and research initiatives.

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The Vancouver Aquarium prides ourselves in being a fully accessible facility. We offer wheelchair or walker rentals (on a first-come, first-served basis) and allow Service Dogs with valid credentials and identification. We have also built walkways, ramps, elevators and accessible washrooms throughout the Aquarium as well as identified accessible viewing areas at our marine mammal habitats that are free of any obstructions.

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Visitor Map

View our visitor map to see where all exhibits and amenities are located. 

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Buy Gift Cards

Give the gift of aquatic wonder plus help support the Aquarium’s conservation, research and education initiatives, all with one amazing e-gift card!

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Visitor FAQ

Read our most frequently asked questions and answers about visiting the Aquarium. 


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