We will open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., you may explore our galleries during the sensory friendly times 9-10 a.m.
Our goal at the Ocean Wise is to share the wonders of aquatic life with all of our visitors. Discover the accessible facilities at the Vancouver Aquarium enjoy additional services in celebration of accessibility and our oceans.
As part of our commitment to accessibility, guests with disabilities can take advantage of the following services and amenities everyday:
We will celebrate accessibility by offering these additional programs:
Taxi drop off – The Vancouver Aquarium taxi drop off is located right at our main admissions plaza, in front of the Bill Reid statue and water fountain. Accessibility Volunteers will be posted at our admission plaza to assist visitors as needed.
Vehicle/Handydart drop off – There are two designated 10-minute drop off parking spots as well as handicap paid parking spots next to our admissions. Volunteers will be posted at our admission plaza to assist visitors as needed.
Public Transportation – For your convenience, the #19 Bus to Stanley Park will bring you within a fiveminute
distance to the Vancouver Aquarium. The most common routes are:
The Vancouver Aquarium bus stop is located close to the terminus stop of the #19-Stanley Park route. Volunteers will be posted at the bus loop ready to assist visitors as needed.
If you would like more information about Access Day at the Vancouver Aquarium, please contact us by phone at 604-659-3400 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org We look forward to your visit.
The Vancouver Aquarium will be temporarily closed to the public starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020 and all programming will be cancelled as a preventative measure to help stop the spread of COVID-19 through our community. Learn more.