Now Until January 3, 2022

Dive into the spirit of season Scuba Claus (until Dec. 24), the jelly snow globe, THE POLAR EXPRESS™ 4D Experience® and more!

Scuba Claus will be diving daily at 11:00am and 2:00pm.

All guests 12 years of age and older are required to show their BC Vaccine Card, or an equivalent for those visiting outside of BC; along with a valid government ID for entry into the Vancouver Aquarium. As of Sunday, October 24th, guests must have at least TWO vaccination shots.

Masks continue to be mandatory for all guests 5 years of age and up, regardless of vaccination status.

Give The Gift Of Membership

Looking for a great gift? Give the gift of membership this holiday season!

Membership to Vancouver Aquarium not only gives you year-round access to our 65,000 amazing animals and world-class exhibits, but also invitations to exclusive member events, discounts in the gift shop and chef-driven cafes, PLUS exclusive Bring A Friend Free days so you can share the magic with those you love.

Becoming a Member also pays for itself in just 2 visits! What an otter-ly good deal. Join us, today!

New Polar Express 4D Experience® - Now Until January 3, 2022

You are invited on an extraordinary 4D adventure this holiday season on THE POLAR EXPRESS™. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.


Recognized for excellence

The Vancouver Aquarium undergos regular accreditation inspections by professional associations. The voluntary accreditation process is a independent verification that we meet or exceed professionally-established standards of animal care, education, conservation and research.


Accredited member of Association of Zoos and Aquariums


Accredited by Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums


Member of Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums

American Humane

Certified by American Humane's Humane Conservation™ program


Recipient of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design award

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