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Granville Island, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island

Granville Island in False Creek, Vancouver, BC, Canada Granville Island in False Creek, Vancouver, BC, Canada Granville Island in False Creek, Vancouver, BC, Canada

market, arts club, formerly emily carr school, non-chain stores, restaurants: bridges, sandbar, keg, ferries to island, marina, boat rentals

Granville Island is owned and managed by the federal government of Canada.

  • Granville Island is operated by the Canadian federal government and managed by the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
  • was an industrial site until the 1970s, when the Canadian Government transformed it into a public space.
  • urban, waterfront location
  • rich industrial and maritime heritage.
  • public market
  • kids market
  • restaurants, some with great patios
  • small non-chain stops
  • ferries to and from
  • marina
  • lots of tourists
  • hotel
  • cement factory
  • art work on cement factory silos
  • artists studios
  • designers
  • formerly home of Emily Carr University Art School
  • false creek seawall
  • formerly had a light rail tram connecting it
  • bus -what bus to get there? #50
  • french language
  • has a bicycle valet during summer 2019
  • pirate ship
  • boat rentals, salmon fishing charters
  • proposal to build elevator to granville street bridge

Granville Island Attractions and Things to See

Granville Island Public Market

Granville Island Public Market, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island Kids Market

Granville Island Kids Market, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island Marina

Granville Island Marina, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Street Bridge

Granville Street Bridge, Vancouver, BC, Canada

False Creek Community Centre

False Creek Community Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Street Houseboats

Granville Island Houseboats, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Murals on Ocean Cement Towers

Ocean Cement murals on Granville Island, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island Activities and Things to Do

Granville Island Boat Rentals

Boat Rentals on Granville Island, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island Kids Waterpark

Granville Island Kids Waterpark, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island Theatres

Arts Club Theatre

Arts Club Theatre on Granville Island in False Creek, Vancouver, BC, Canada

TheatreSports

TheatreSports on Granville Island in False Creek, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island Restaurants

Vancouver Fish Company

Vancouver Fish Company restaurant on Granville Island, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Bridges Restaurant

Granville Island in False Creek, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Tony's Fish and Oysters Cafe

Tony's Fish and Oyster Cafe, Granville Island, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Sandbar Restaurant

Keg Restaurant

Keg Restaurant on Granville Island in False Creek, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island Hotels

There is only one hotel on Granville Island.  It is aptly named the Granville Island Hotel.

Granville Island Hotel

Granville Island Hotel, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island Art Galleries

Granville Island Events

2019 Canada Day (July 1) at Granville Island

Since Granville Island is operated by the Canadian federal government, there are always lots of Canada Day activities on the island every July 1!

For 2019, the events include:

More info about Canada Day events on Granville Island

Granville Island Bicycle Valet

Granville Island Bicycle Valet, Vancouver, BC, Canada Granville Island Bicycle Valet, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island History

Granville Island Past

Emily Carr University

former Emily Carr University at Granville Island, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Getting To Granville Island

Public Transportation

False Creek Ferries

False Creek Ferry at Granville Island, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Granville Island Parking

Granville Island Parking, Vancouver, BC, Canada

There have been a lot of parking changes on Granville Island for 2019.  Please check out our page with all the information that you need to know.

Granville Island Parking Info...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

These are the frequently asked questions about Granville Island

What hours is Granville Island Open?

The Granville Island Public Market is open from 9am to 7pm, 7 days a week including statutory holidays.

The Net Loft is open from 10am to 7pm as of April 1, 2019 including statutory holidays.

The Kids Market is open from 10am to 6pm, 7 days a week including statutory holidays.

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