Kitsilano-Granville Island

Kitsilano, South Granville and Granville Island form most of the northern part of the west side. In the 1960s Kits was a neighbourhood where hippies "tuned in and dropped out" but today it has some of Vancouver's most expensive properties.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a maritime museum devoted to presenting the maritime history of , , Canada, and the Canadian Arctic. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is one of the most popular beaches in , especially in the warm summer months.

The H.R. MacMillan Space Centre, is an astronomy museum located at in , , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Military facility
The is a Canadian Forces armoury located at 1650 Burrard Street in , . Photo: Bobanny, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

, South Granville and Granville Island form most of the northern part of the west side. Photo: Flying Penguin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a peninsula and shopping district in , , Canada. Photo: Zhatt, Public domain.

in , , Canada is an area in the neighborhood that was historically an enclave of Greek immigrants and their descendants. Photo: Tavis Ford, CC BY 2.0.

Kitsilano-Granville Island

49.2707° or 49° 16' 15" north
-123.1585° or 123° 9' 31" west
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Also Known As

  • Hebrew: ונקובר/אזור קיצילאנו וגרנוויל איילנד

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