Science World Vancouver, properly called Telus World of Science, due to its corporate sponsorship, is located in a large and striking geodesic dome over looking the east end of False Creek that has become a major city landmark.
The striking dome was originally the Expo Centre building during the Expo 86 World's Fair in Vancouver. It is easily accessed by Vancouver public transit from the Main Street - Science World SkyTrain Station.
This popular venue offers families a wide range of both permanent and changing interactive and educational science exhibits along with a variety of fascinating shows in the OMNIMAX theatre.
You can travel from Telus World of Science to Granville Island and Yaletown with either of two privately operated passenger ferry services; False Creek Ferries or Aquabus that link various points around False Creek. As these are not part of the Public Transit system additional fares apply, however, they are not expensive.
Facts For Your Visit
Official Website: Telus Science WorldFee: Yes
Many indoor and even some outdoor tourist attractions are temporarily closed due to the Global COVID-19 pandemic. If the hours of operation are shown below, they may not reflect these closures. Please verify hours with any attraction before visiting.
We believe the measures being taken are absolutely neccessary to preserve lives and we pray for everyone and their families as the world works together to get through this crisis.
- Monday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Tuesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Wednesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Thursday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Saturday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
- Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
TELUS World of Science
1455 Quebec Street
Vancouver, BC V6A 3Z7
Phone: +1 604-443-7440
Issabelle F. Mar-25-2020
If you aren't from Vancouver, you might be intrigued with the gigantic glowing sphere dome as you drive into the city. That my non-local friends, is Science... Read More
Dee T. Jan-29-2020
Great when you have kids and it's raining out. There's lots for them to do and explore. The second second floor has so many different areas where your kids... Read More
Christina C. Dec-20-2019
I WOUDNT RECOMMEND UNLESS YOU HAVE KIDS WITH YOU... Google said its interaction for everyone.. well we dont have kids and everything looks pretty much for... Read More
Accommodations near Telus Science World:
|SkyTrain Line||Nearest Station||Walking Time|
|Expo Line||Main Street-Science World||3 Minutes|
How to get to Telus Science World by SkyTrain
No bus needed. Telus World of Science is located just a brief walk west along Terminal Avenue from the Main Street-Science World Station. It is clearly visible from the station.
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