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We Are Closed

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 slow the spread of COVID-19 through our community.

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Travel smart and save – discounts for bikers and public transit users

Hours & Rates

The Vancouver Aquarium is temporarily closed

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 slow the spread of COVID-19 through our community.

Give the gift of aquatic wonder by purchasing an E-Gift Card. Our E-Gift Cards can be used for admission to the Aquarium, memberships, animal encounters, birthday parties, cafe and gift shop purchases.

Special Notices

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19

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 slow the spread of COVID-19 through our community.

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Included in your ticket

Access to 135,000 square feet of engaging exhibits

Free admission to our 4-D theatre

Opportunity to get up close to 50,000+ incredible animals

offers and discounts

Special offers and group discounts

01

Accessibility discounts

Visitors with a disability or special needs can request a 50 % discount off of the general admissions price, or a free attendant when paying full price admissions. We also accept Access 2 Entertainment cards.

02

5% general group discount

Discounted group rates apply to a minimum of 10 paying guests which include Corporate, ESL, Government, Military, Family, or out-of-country groups. Can be applied upon admission; pre-booking is not required, must pay in one lump sum.

03

Take public transit and save $2

Take transit in support of ocean health and receive a $2 admission discount when you display a valid transit pass, such as a Compass Card, Daypass, or FareSaver.

04

Bike to the Aquarium and save $2

Biking is a great way to get to the Aquarium located in beautiful Stanley Park. Please show your bike helmet to the General Admissions window to receive this discount.

05

$2 off military discount

Are you a member of the Military, Canadian or abroad? Please show the General Admission window your Military ID to receive this discount for you and your party.

06

School & day camps discount

Discounted rates apply to a minimum of 10 paying guests for organizations such as public schools, day camps, and not-for-profit organizations. Pre-booking is required at least 7 days in advance. Please contact the booking office for details.

07

Ocean Park Hong Kong reciprocal admission discount

Receive a 15% admission discount to either facility by presenting the admission ticket stub from the partnering venue.

08

Social media offers

Occasionally we post promotions on our Facebook and Instagram pages. These typically occur in our low season so if you have not already “Liked” or “Followed” us please do so to stay up to date on any Vancouver Aquarium news and promotions.

09

Tour groups

This section is intended for tour operators. Group bookings can be made Monday – Friday at 604-659-3552 or 1-800-931-1186. Volume incentives are available.

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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.