The Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre is a self-supporting, non-profit association dedicated to effecting the conservation of aquatic life through display and interpretation, education, research, and direct action.
The Vancouver Aquarium has become the largest in Canada and one of the five largest in North America. The Aquarium is internationally recognized for display and interpretation excellence, and was the first facility to incorporate professional naturalists/interpretive specialists into galleries to explain animal behaviors. Aquarium research projects extend world-wide and we are internationally recognized for our successful Marine Mammal Rescue and Rehabilitation Program.
The Aquarium has made a reputation and as a cutting edge organization with the capability to respond to changing conservation and aquatic protection needs through diversity and growth.
Hours of Operation:
September-June 9:30 am-5 pm
July & August 9:30 am-7 pm
Christmas and New Year's Day, noon-5 pm
The Vancouver Aquarium is open 365 days of the year.
Admission Rates (Includes GST):
Children (4-12) $11.95
Children (3 & under) FREE
Group rates are available for 10 or more