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  Gastown Steam Clock, Vancouver  
Gastown's most famous landmark is Gastown Steam Clock, located on the corner of Cambie and Water Streets. The famous Gastown Steam Clock was built in 1977, based on an 1875 design. The world's only steam clock is powered by steam from an underground systems of pipes that supply steam to heat many downtown buildings. Each 1/4 hour the clock sounds the chimes on 5 brass steam whistlers.
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  Granville Island, Vancouver  
Surrounded by marinas and enriched by views, Granville Island is located on the south shore of False Creek, in Downtown Vancouver. Connected to the city by a causeway, Granville Island is a thriving warren of shops, artists' studios, restaurants, theatres, nightclubs and galleries by day or night.
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  Greater Vancouver Zoo, Aldergrove  
Located on 120 acres in Abbotsford, the Greater Vancouver zoo features 900 animals, including lions, tigers, giraffes, bears and more. Take the Safari Express Train or tour the North American Wilds. Open 9 am - dusk year round.
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  Gulf of Georgia Cannery, Steveston  
The Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site in Steveston has been a landmark for fishermen since 1894. This historic site commemorates Canada's West Coast fishing industry, and contains relics from the past, when the canneries operated day and night.
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  H.R. MacMillan Space Centre, Vancouver  
The H.R. MacMillan Space Centre educates, inspires, and evokes a sense of wonder about the universe, our planet, and space exploration. The projector at Canada's Premiere Space Centre creates a 360-degree view of the heavens. Visitors are entertained with changing multimedia presentations.
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  Kilby Historic Site, Harrison Mills  
Kilby Historic Site stands as the only reminder of the once thriving community of Harrison Mills. Step back in time at the magnificent 1906 General Store Museum. View a fascinating gallery of product packaging dating back to the 1920s and 1930s and artifacts in the heritage Post Office and Manchester House Hotel.
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  Museum of Anthropology at UBC, Vancouver  
The Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia houses one of the world's finest displays of Northwest Coast First Nations art, including the world's largest collection of works by internationally acclaimed Haida artist Bill Reid, including his famous cedar sculpture 'The Raven and the First Men.'
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  PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola, Whistler  
Spanning the distance between Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain, the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola is a breathtaking, 4.4-kilometre journey to infinite possibilities. Redefining the Whistler summer experience by creating limitless new ways to get up close and personal with the mountains, this engineering marvel breaks three world records; Longest unsupported span of 3.024 kilometres; highest lift of its kind at 436 metres above the valley floor; and it completes the longest continuous lift system on the planet. Start your adventure with a ride up the Whistler Village Gondola, located at the base of Whistler Mountain in Whistler Village. From there you'll have access to the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola.
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  Playland Amusement Park, Vancouver  
Bring your friends and family out to Playland for a full day of fun! Located on the historic PNE fairgrounds, only 10 minutes from downtown Vancouver, Playland features over 35 thrilling rides and attractions including the historic Wooden Roller Coaster, the extreme swing ride ATMOSFEAR and Pacific Adventure mini golf. Playland also features Kids Playce, a special area filled with rides and attractions for children aged 2-10. Kids Playce provides the perfect setting for families looking to spend time together in a safe and kid-friendly environment. Open from May 3 to September 21.
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  Science World British Columbia, Vancouver  
Science World is a hands-on science centre in Vancouver, a favourite family destination offering entertaining and educational experiences. In addition to the hundreds of interactive exhibits featured in our galleries, we are also home to the Alcan OMNIMAX Theatre and the Science Theatre.
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  The Lookout at Harbour Centre Tower, Vancouver  
This truly spectacular observation deck and orientation centre offers a picture perfect view high atop Harbour Centre Tower. Your journey begins the moment you step aboard the glass Skylift elevators, 50 scenic seconds up to The Lookout! A 360 degree view sweeps across the Lower Mainland, from the mountains in the north to the valleys in the south.
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  Trethewey House Heritage Site  
Built in 1920 for BC timber baron J.O. Trethewey, the "arts and crafts" bungalow was designated as a heritage site in 1983. Situated on Mill Lake in Abbotsford, Trethewey House offers museum programs, house tours, and historical archives.
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  UBC Botanical Garden, Vancouver  
UBC Botanical Garden was established in 1916 under the directorship of British Columbia's first provincial botanist. The original mission of the garden was research into the native flora of BC, now broadened to include research, conservation, teaching and public display of temperate plants from around the world.
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  Vancouver Aquarium, Vancouver  
The popular Vancouver Aquarium is the largest aquarium in Canada. From Beluga whales to caiman, jellies to jacks, more than 8,000 creatures from the ends of the earth, and the depths of the sea, call the Vancouver Aquarium home. It's the best of both worlds...and it's where the wild things are!
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  VanDusen Botanical Garden, Vancouver  
This spectacular 55-acre garden in the heart of Vancouver has matured into a botanical garden of international stature since opening to the public in 1975. There are over 7,500 different kinds of plants assembled from six continents.
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  West Coast Railway Heritage Park, Squamish  
West Coast Railway Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving British Columbia's Railway Heritage. The West Coast Railway Heritage Park houses our extensive collection of rolling stock and artifacts.
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  Whistler Blackcomb Mountain Bike Park, Whistler  
Whistler Blackcomb Mountain Bike Park in Whistler offers over 200 kms of lift-serviced gravity fed, adrenaline fueled descending mountain bike trails. Something for every level of bike rider. Find everything you need right here: maps, tickets, camps, lessons, rentals, and gear. Start planning your mountain biking vacation in Whistler today.
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  Whistler Farmers' Market  
The Whistler Farmer's outdoor market is located in Whistler's Upper Village, alongside the Chateau Whistler Hotel near the base of Blackcomb Mountain. The market is open on Sundays (11 am to 4 pm) from Fathers' Day in June until Thanksgiving. There is plenty to do and see, and wonderful fresh food and produce from local folks.
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  Xa:ytem Longhouse, Mission  
Xa:ytem is the site of the transformer stone and ancient settlement occupied 4,000 to 9,000 years ago by ancestors of the Sto:lo natives. Come experience First Nations Culture, History, Archaeology and Spirituality.
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  Bloedel Conservatory, Vancouver  
Bloedel Conservatory is the crown of Queen Elizabeth Park. The famous plexiglass dome covers simulated tropical rainforest, subtropic and desert climate zones and houses over 500 different plants from tropical and subtropical areas of the world. Take a stroll through a tropical rainforest or meander into a desert.
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  Capilano Suspension Bridge, North Vancouver  
Built in 1889, the world-renowned Capilano Suspension Bridge swings over the rushing waters of Capilano Canyon, 450 feet across and 230 feet above the Capilano River! The Nature Park provides a tranquil retreat with meandering trails through old-growth forest and a 200-foot waterfall flows from mountain-fed trout ponds.
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  Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, Vancouver  
Nestled behind high white walls in Vancouver's bustling Chinatown is the exquisite Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Completed with both craftsmen and materials imported from China, the garden is a photographer's delight. Water walkways lead among gnarled trees and natural rock sculptures that keep the city and the century at bay.
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  Fort Langley National Historic Site, Fort Langley  
Fort Langley National Historic Site is a Hudson's Bay Company trading post that has been lovingly preserved and restored. Located on the Fraser River in the Fraser Valley near Vancouver, Fort Langley is open year-round to visitors, allowing exploration of the living magic of the historical Birthplace of British Columbia.
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