Vancouver Aquarium, Vancouver

4.3
#1 of 15 in Zoos & Aquariums in British Columbia
Come face-to-face with an array of exotic marine creatures at Vancouver Aquarium. Established in 1950, the aquarium houses more than 50 species of amphibians alongside 300 species of fish. You can admire several rare dolphins and beluga whales at the site, which participates in a number of ocean conservation projects. Reserve your tickets in advance, as the attraction can sell out. To visit Vancouver Aquarium and other attractions in Vancouver, use our Vancouver trip maker app .
Create an itinerary including Vancouver Aquarium
map
Places to stay near Vancouver Aquarium
Vancouver Aquarium Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
7,074 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • Cool place to visit with the family - no matter the age. Plan to spend around 2 hours in winter and more in summer.  more »
  • It was a very rainy day so we decided to spend it at the aquarium. There are some outside exhibits so if it is raining bring an umbrella. The food court at the aquarium was pretty good and not too exp...  more »
  • Have not been for a year. All I can say is that the aquarium never disappoints me. There are now 6 otters and they were very playful when the aquarium just opened. The volunteers are very knowledgeabl...  more »

Plan your trip to Vancouver

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Vancouver Aquarium by other users

28 days in Vancouver BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Canada BY A USER FROM CANADA August, kids, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Canada BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN June, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Vancouver & Calgary BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 52 days in Canada BY A USER FROM ROMANIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Vancouver BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Vancouver BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Vancouver BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Canada BY A USER FROM ICELAND April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Vancouver BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Canada BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Vancouver Island & Vancouver BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND October, teens, outdoors, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, teens, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans