Whale Watching
Activities & Attractions

What's Open: Activities & Attractions

Many of Richmond's attractions are open, with new safety practices and protocols in place. There are lots of things to see and do: explore our parks and beaches, step back in time in our historic fishing village, head out on a whale watching tour, and more!

View the list below for details on what's open, and be sure to check back for updates. If you're using a mobile phone, hold the phone horizontally for the best viewing experience.





6Pack Indoor Beach Open

Sun - Wed: 11am - 7pm
Thurs - Sat: 11am - 11pm

Reservations only: 604.992.7799
Apex Adventure Plex Open Sun - Thurs: Noon to 7pm
Fri - Sat: Noon to 7pm
To help minimize physical contact, tickets and waivers be bought and completed online. As of June 25, 2020, all returning guests will need to sign a new waiver.
Brew Bike Closed N/A Tours are not available this year.
Britannia Shipyards NHS Open   Outdoor spaces are open daily, indoor areas will partially re-open on July 23. The main shipyard building will be the only building open at this time. Maximum 30 people inside at a time, drop by Thursday to Sunday from noon to 4:00pm.
EXIT (escape room) Open Daily 12pm - 11:50pm Reservations strongly recommended, available online.
Fisherman's Wharf Open Hours vary Face masks or coverings must be worn to enter the wharf.
Gateway Theatre Closed    
Gulf of Georgia Cannery NHS Open 10am - 5pm Reopens July 13. Limited capacity in the museum and gift shop to ensure safe physical distancing.
Lipont Gallery Open Mon - Fri: 10am - 5pm
​Weekends by appointment only


London Heritage Farm Closed N/A Garden and grounds are open, building is closed.
Lucky 9 Bowling Open

Mon & Tues: Closed
Wed - Thurs: 4pm - 10pm
Fri: 4pm - 11pm
Sat: 12pm - 11pm
Sun: 12pm - 8pm

Taking one payment per group. Lanes assigned to promote social distancing.
Moon & Back Gallery Open

Mon & Tues: 2pm - 8pm
Wed: Closed
Thurs: 2pm - 8pm
Fri: 2pm - 9pm
Sat & Sun: 12pm - 9pm

Opens July 4. Tickets available online, drop-in admission not guaranteed.
Richmond Art Gallery Open Weds - Sun: 12:00pm - 4:30pm

Opens July 23. There is a new temporary entrance at the north east side of the Richmond Cultural Centre (7700 Minoru Gate). Visitors are welcome to drop-in but are encouraged to pre-book their visit in advance by calling 604.247.8363 or emailing gallery@richmond.ca. Maximum 10 people are permitted in the gallery at a time.

Richmond Museum Closed N/A  
Richmond Night Market Closed N/A Postponed; opening date TBD.
Richmond Olympic Experience Closed N/A  
Richmond Olympic Oval Open Tues, Thurs, Sat: 8am - 4pm
Weds & Fri: noon - 8pm
Reopens July 2 with modified programming to achieve reduced capacity. Some amenities are temporarily unavailable. 
Activities must be booked in advance online.
River Rock Casino Closed N/A The casino and resort are currently closed.
SPEEDERS Indoor ProKarts Open

Sun- Thurs: 11am – 10pm
Fri & Sat: 11am – 12am

Steveston Maritime Mystery by Mystery Towns Open Available anytime NEW app-based game. Book online.
Steveston Museum Closed N/A  
Steveston Seabreeze Adventures Open One trip at noon on Fri, Sat & Sun in September and October  
Steveston Tram Closed N/A  
TBC Indoor Racing Closed N/A  
The Gaming Stadium Closed N/A  
The World of Kidtropolis Open Mon: Closed
Tue - Thu: 10am - 3pm
Fri - Sun: 10am - 3pm
Stat Holidays: 10am - 3pm
Drop-in play will be by pre-booked appointments, 2-hour time slots to limit capacity.
Face coverings are required for all adults entering the facility.
Time Escape (escape room) Open

Mon - Thurs: 1pm - 8:30pm
Fri - Sun: 1pm - 9pm

Online bookings available.
Vancouver Whale Watch Open One tour at noon every Fri, Sat & Sun in September; one tour at noon on Sat & Sun in October Opens July 1; reservations required; masks must be worn. 
Village Bikes - Bike Rentals Closed   No bike rentals this year; bike shop remains open for parts, accessories, service.





Mayfair Lakes and Golf Country Club Open Book online for tee times Bookings can be made up to 5 days in advance with a captain for the group making the reservation for all players.
Please don't arrive more than 30 minutes prior to tee time.
No walk-ons and no singles are permitted.
No cash accepted at this time.
Food & Beverage (11:00am - 8:30pm): available for dine-in and patio.
Concession is open for sandwiches, packaged snacks and beverages.
Mylora  Executive Golf Course Open

First tee time at 7:30am
All golfers off the course by 9:30pm

Groups of two may be paired with other twosomes.
All golfers must have their own clubs.
You must have a tee time to play, no walk on’s.
Pull carts and rental clubs available for rent.

West Coast Mini Putt Open Closed Mondays, open 10am - 10pm Online booking recommended.
West Richmond Pitch & Putt Golf Course Open Open daily noon - 6pm, weather depending For more details: 604.204.7888

Places of Worship




International Buddhist Temple Closed N/A Reopening date TBD.
Thrangu Monastery Closed N/A Reopening date TBD.

Shopping & Farm Markets




Aberdeen Centre Open

Mon - Sat: 11am – 7pm
Sun & Public Holidays: 11am – 6pm

CF Richmond Centre Open Daily 11am - 7pm  
Kwantlen St. Farmers Market Open Tuesdays noon - 4pm NEW location: 7000 Minoru Boulevard.
Lansdowne Centre Open Daily 11am - 7pm Food court is open with limited seating.
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport Open Daily 10am - 9pm  
Parker Place Mall Open Daily 11am - 7pm Some food court stalls open as early as 8:00am.
Prickly Pear Garden Centre Open Daily 10am - 4:30pm Requests that all payments are made by card.
Richmond Country Farms


Open daily 9am - 8pm No reusable bags, refunds/returns, or Avalon bottle returns.
Steveston Farmers Market Closed N/A Closed for 2020.
Yaohan Centre Open

Monday to Sunday

1st Floor: 9am - 9pm
2nd Floor: 11am - 7pm
Supermarket: 9am - 10pm


Wineries & Breweries




Britannia Brewing Open

Mon – Fri: 11am – 10pm
Sat & Sun: 10am – 11pm

Tasting room/restaurant open.
Canada Berries Winery Open Daily 10am – 6pm  
Country Vines Winery Open Thursday - Monday 11am – 6pm Wine shop and picnic area are open. No cash sales. Bring your own food, utensils, and your own glasses if you'd like. Glasses that are washed and sanitized in a proper dishwasher are available for use.
Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks Open

Mon – Thurs: 12pm – 10pm
Fri & Sat: 11am – 12am
Sun: 11am – 10pm

Tasting room is open.
Lulu Island Winery Open Daily 10am – 5pm  
Monkey 9 Brewing Open

Mon – Fri: 3pm – 10pm
Sat & Sun: 12pm – 10pm

Restaurant and tasting room open; new growler fills only.