Vancouver Aquarium

The Vancouver Aquarium is a public aquarium located in in , , Canada. In addition to being a major tourist attraction for Vancouver, the aquarium is a centre for marine research, ocean literacy education, conservation and marine animal rehabilitation.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Notable Places in the Area

is a 405-hectare public park in , that makes up the northwestern half of 's , surrounded by waters of and . is situated 520 metres west of Vancouver Aquarium. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Historic site
X̱wáýx̱way or x̌ʷay̓x̌ʷəy̓, rendered in English as Xway xway and Whoiwhoi, is a First Nations village site, located in what is now in , , Canada. is situated 220 metres north of Vancouver Aquarium.

Work of art
is a life size 1972 bronze sculpture by Elek Imredy of a woman in a wetsuit, located on a rock in the water along the north side of , , , Canada. is situated 450 metres northeast of Vancouver Aquarium. Photo: Bobanny, Public domain.

The is a cannon located in , , Canada, that is ordinarily fired daily at 21:00 PT. is situated 1 km east of Vancouver Aquarium. Photo: Xenyx, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

The of is one of the most popular places to hang out in the city. Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is the heart of 's downtown and contains the city's Financial District, the Granville Entertainment district, and many of its hotels, clubs and historical buildings. Photo: magnusl3d, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Vancouver Aquarium

49.3005° or 49° 18' 1.8" north
-123.1312° or 123° 7' 52.4" west
Open Location Code
24 metres (79 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 58305151
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Catalan: Aquàrium de Vancouver
  • Catalan: aquàrium de Vancouver
  • Chinese: 溫哥華水族館
  • Dutch: Vancouver Aquarium
  • English: Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
  • French: Aquarium de Vancouver
  • German: Vancouver Aquarium
  • Italian: Acquario di Vancouver
  • Japanese: バンクーバー水族館
  • Persian: آکواریوم ونکوور
  • Polish: Vancouver Aquarium
  • Russian: The Vancouver Aquarium
  • Spanish: Acuario de Vancouver

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