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Richmond Museum

7700 Minoru Gate,

Richmond, B.C., V6Y 1R9

604-231-6461

Open: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 9:30 pm, Saturday & Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Admission is Donation

The Richmond Museum is open to the public with a wide range of collections, temporary and traveling exhibits, programs, and special events for people of all ages. The purpose of these activities is to increase public awareness and appreciation of Richmond's diverse history.

 

Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site of Canada
12138 Fourth Avenue

Richmond, B.C., V7E 3J1
604-664-9009

Open April – October, call for exact days and hours of operation

Admission Charged

Situated atop wooden pilings over the mighty Fraser River, the Gulf of Georgia Cannery is one of the few remaining 19th century salmon canneries on the coast of B.C.The Cannery is open to the general public April - October. Pre-booked tours can be arranged from March through November.

 

International Buddhist Society

9160 Steveston Highway

Richmond B.C., Canada V7A 1M5
604-274-2822

Call for days and hours of operation

Admission Free

The Kuan Yin Temple of the International Buddhist Society is considered by many to be the most magnificent and authentic temple of traditional Chinese architecture in North America.

 

Richmond Art Gallery Association

7700 Minoru Gate

Richmond, BC, Canada

604-231-6457

Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 - 9:30 pm, Saturday/Sunday 10:00 - 5:00 pm, closed on statutory holidays.

Admission Charged

The Richmond Art Gallery Association’s Vision for the Richmond Art Gallery is: to be one of the most important public galleries in Canada, and to increasingly enlarge our audiences and their understanding and enjoyment of contemporary art.

  

Richmond Nature Park

11851 Westminster Highway

Richmond, B.C. V6X 1B4
604-718-6188

Call for days and hours of operation

Admission Free

The Park provides recreation and education for all ages. Winding trails with a total length of approximately 5km provide visitors with the opportunity to encounter plants and animals in bog, forest and pond habitats. The shortest trail, which surrounds a pond, is an elevated boardwalk accessible to wheelchairs. Other trails are soft-surfaced with wood chips. All trails are well-marked, and a free trail guide is available in the Nature House.

  

The Basketball Centre

Richmond, B.C.

604-241-0700

Call for schedule and operating hours

Admission Charged

“Hoop Heaven.” Premier Hardwood Sports Facility in Canada. Full sized NBA gyms featuring basketball courts, 6 volleyball courts and ability to convert to other hardwood court uses. Accompanying change rooms with lockers and glassed viewing area make the facility ideal for leagues, tournaments as well as special event bookings.

 

Greenacres Golf Course

Richmond, B.C.

604-241-0722

Call for tee times and additional information

Admission Charged

Year-round Par 70 Public Golf with special winter rates. Practice putting and chipping greens, outstanding pro shop with rental carts and clubs. Licensed lounge and outdoor eating area. Full service dining room, complete banquet facilities available.

 

Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club

Richmond, B.C.

604-276-0505

Call for tee times and additional information

Admission Charged

One of Lower Mainland's premier golf facilities, located minutes from downtown Vancouver and the International Airport.

 

TBC Indoor Racing

Richmond, B.C.

604-232-9196

Call for additional information

Admission Charged

Grand Prix style kart racing at its best. TBC Indoor Racing is the only facility that utilizes indoor kart racing as a basis for Team Building. Offer events for special occasions, parties, celebrations, promotions and much more.

 

Richmond Go-Karting

Richmond, B.C.

604-278-6103

Open seven days a week, weather permitting, call for directions and additional information.

Admission Charged

1/2 mile track with single and double-seater karts, concession facilities and arcade.

 

WaterMania

Richmond, B.C.

604-448-5354

Call for days and hours of operation

Admission Charged

WaterMania offers an exciting wave pool, waterslides, 50 meter pool, diving boards, sauna, steam room and whirlpools. Also includes fitness centre, meeting rooms, concession, swimwear shop, sports therapy clinic and much more.

 

Trev Deeley Motorcycle Museum

13500 Verdun Place (at the south end of the Knight Street Bridge, at Bridgeport and Viking Way)

Richmond, B.C.

604-273-5421

Open: Monday to Friday, 10 am to 4 pm.

Admission Charged

Home to more than 250 antique and classic motorcycles, representing 51 brands.

 

 

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Britannia Heritage Shipyard – National Historic Site

5180 Westwater Drive, at the foot of Railway Avenue

Steveston Village, B.C.

604-718-8050 

Open: May 1 - September 30: Tuesday to Sunday: 10 am - 6 pm, closed Mondays and October 1 - April 30: Saturday 10 am - 4 pm, Sunday 12 pm - 4 pm.

Admission Charged

Built in 1889, it is the oldest cannery building on the Fraser River. In about 1918 the building was converted to a ship yard and repair facility for the ABC Packing Company. The Britannia Shipyard Museum features displays about Steveston ship building and fishing. Often, wooden boats are being repaired using traditional boat building skills.

 

London Heritage Farm

6511 Dyke Road (between No. 2 & Gilbert Roads)

Steveston, B.C.

604-271-5220

Open for tea and tours on Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4:00 pm.

During Summer July and August, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday from 10:00am - 4:00pm.  Closed Monday and Tuesday.

Admission is Donation

Dating from the 1890s, this restored and furnished farm house offers a tea room and tours as well as Herb and Flower Gardens. The site also features the Spragg Barn, chickens, Territorial Seeds Demonstration garden, a collection of prewar farm equipment, rose arbor and gazebo. Picnicking, special events, horseshoe pitch and washrooms.

 

Steveston Museum

3811 Moncton Street

Steveston, B.C.

604-271-6868

Open: Mon – Sat,  9:30am - 1:00pm and 1:30pm-5pm

Admission Charged

A community museum in the area's first bank building. The main floor "general store" display includes a working post office. Pick up a walking tour guide and enjoy a day in Steveston Village. Step back in time to a history rich in diversity and culture. The Steveston Museum offers a glimpse into the past of this historic village.

 

 

Vancouver Whale Watch

Tours leave from and return to Steveston, BC

604-274-9565

Call for days and hours of operation

Admission Charged

Killer Whales, bow riding Dall’s porpoises, sea lions, seals, and other wildlife can be seen on daily trips, April to October, leaving from historic Steveston. Professional naturalists are on board our 12 and 40 passenger zodiac-type vessels.

 


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