Popular Destinations Around False Creek



Granville Island
Home of the famous Granville Island Public Market the "Island" is a people place in the heart of the city; a rich mixture of colour and culture featuring the Granville Island Brewery, Kids Only Market, water park, street entertainers, numerous restaurants, galleries, and theatres. Throughout the year, there are festivals and maritime adventures for all tastes.
www.granvilleisland.com For the latest news on the island.
Arts Club Theatre Award-winning theatre.
Bridges Restaurant The most famous patio in town.
Edible Canada Bistro Innovative & delicious local food.
Vancouver Theatresports League Great fun!
SS Master The Pacific Coast's oldest operating steam tug.

The Maritime Museum
Explore Vancouver's Maritime Heritage including the historic RCMP vessel St. Roch - one of the first ships to navigate the famed North West Passage. Kids will love the Maritime Discovery Centre and the floating vessels in the Heritage Harbour.
www.vancouvermaritimemuseum.com

Museum of Vancouver
Fascinating exhibits on the history and development of Vancouver.
www.museumofvancouver.ca

HR Macmillan Space Centre
Features the H. R. MacMillan Planetarium and Gordon Southam Observatory.
www.spacecentre.ca

Bard on the Beach
Celebrating its 24th Season in 2013, Bard on the Beach is one of Canada's largest not-for-profit, professional Shakespeare Festivals. Presented in a magnificent setting on the waterfront in Vancouver's Vanier Park, the Festival offers Shakespeare plays, related dramas, and several special events in two performance tents from June through September.
www.bardonthebeach.org

The Vancouver Aquatic Centre
Located at Sunset Beach in the West End, you are only a short walk, either along the Seawall to Stanley Park or up Burrard Street to downtown. The Aquatic Centre features an Olympic sized swimming pool, diving pool and fitness facilities.
Vancouver Aquatic Centre

Stamps Landing - Spyglass Place
A quaint waterfront neighbourhood located on the south shore of False Creek, Stamps Landing is home to several pubs and restaurants and offers a spectacular view of the Vancouver skyline. The Spyglass Place ferry dock is close to the Olympic Village SkyTrain Station.
Branas Mediterranean Grill
The Wicklow Pub
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Yaletown
Originally an industrial neighbourhood that is now a trendy mix of warehouse lofts, highrise apartments, art galleries, night clubs, and restaurants. There are two ferry docks in Yaletown; one is at Quayside Marina and the other is at David Lam Park. The Yaletown ferry terminal is close to the Yaletown SkyTrain Station.
Roundhouse Community Centre
Yaletown Brewpub

Science World - Olympic Village
The ferry dock is located in front of Creekside Community Centre in "The Village", and just a short walk to Science World, Main St. SkyTrain Sation, and the Pacific Central Station. Science World is home to one of the largest Omnimax domed screens in the world, as well as fascinating demonstrations, exhibitions and hands-on experiences that take you on an exciting trek throughout the world of science.
Science World
The Tap and Barrel
The Village
Mario's Gelati'
The Alibi Room

The Plaza of Nations
Located near BC Place Stadium and Rogers Arena on the Northeast shore of False Creek, the plaza is home to the Edgewater Casino. The ferry dock is located right in front of the casino and provides easy access to BC Lions Games, Vancouver Whitecaps Games, and Vancouver Canuck Games. Many other events, such as concerts and trade shows are held throughout the year at the stadiums. This terminal is walking distance to the Dr Sun Yat-Sen gardens in Chinatown.
The Edgewater Casino
BC Sports Hall of Fame
Sun Yat Sen Classical Chinese Garden
Sun Yat Sen Classical Chinese Garden
The Vancouver Canucks
The Vancouver Whitecaps
The BC Lions

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