Hasn't been a nice place to visit for years. Overpriced. And the animals keep dying. I wouldn't visit again, but I do have a lot of fond memories as a child coming here on school trips. It's within Stanley Park, so that's nice.
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My husband and I were staying on the English Bay for our anniversary and decided to spend the afternoon at the Vancouver Aquarium. We walked through Stanley Park to the location. We were greeted by Scuba Claus and lots of festive trees and decorations. This...More
We spent several hours at this aquarium. Initially, I thought it was small and was going to be quite dull. I was pleasantly surprised but the scale of the complex and the ability to see above and beyond the pools. The otters, dolphins and fake...More
This was great aquarium. It has a nice variety and I really like that their main purpose is mostly to rehabilitate and release. We did the otter encounter. It was a lot fun, it started with a nice information session and ended with us feeding...More
Very pricey but a great way to spend a day. Give yourself lots of time, so many interesting tanks to look at. Make sure you see the show in the theatre and touch the Rays in their pool in the basement. Head outside and checkout...More
We are scuba divers so we seek out aquariums and are also sensitive about displays and information. The Scuba Santa was a fun interaction while we were there. We appreciate all the emphasis to educate the public about our oceans and reefs. I like the...More
I had been to the aquarium as a little girl and upon returning with a child of my own the magic still remains. The aquarium takes real good care of the animals and upkeep. It's a perfect place to go for all ages!
Great spot to visit on a very rainy day when you can’t sight see in the park. We still enjoyed the presentations in the outdoor areas under umbrellas as these ran at the scheduled times and were not too long. The presentations by staff are...More
first time back in 10 years, and loved every minute of it. very informative and interesting exhibits. got to see a few shows, one in the sea lions, the dolphin, otters and a penguin - the best one! made lots of memories and had lots...More