Steveston Heritage Fishing Village, Richmond

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The historic Steveston Heritage Fishing Village was once nicknamed "Salmonopolis" for its 45 canneries and huge salmon production. Now, itÂ’'s a beautiful and picturesque old town, in which one can explore shops peddling an array of goods, from handcrafted trinkets by local artists to fresh produce at the local farmer's market. If you fancy absorbing the rich history of the township, there are plenty of sights to see, including one of the remaining canneries, the shipyard, and the museum. As well all this, you can try a huge range of recreational activities, from bicycle rental to whale-watching out on the open ocean. With our world travel planner, Richmond attractions like Steveston Heritage Fishing Village can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We didn't have time for the Museum, but this is a cute, very touristy village, which still has lots of charm. Nice to walk along the docks, we walked to the fisherman's memorial. For some reason, the ...  more »
  • Great little place to spend a few hours. Lovely boardwalk along the water and lots of places for coffee, or just to browse around.  more »
  • The Britain Ship Yards and the Straight of Georgia historic Cannery. Both are outstanding and worthy of a day in Steveston not to mention the excellent restaurants in the area of which I have visited ...  more »
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