Cornelia Hahn Oberlander: Genius Loci. Photo: Blaine Campbell, 2021.

COVID-19 precautions

Visitors to the West Vancouver Art Museum are not required to provide proof of vaccination in accordance with the province-wide health order issued on September 13, 2021. Masks are still required inside the museum.

If you would like to arrange a private visit outside of public hours, please send us an email and we will try to accommodate your request.

Update: January 2022 

Please note: We have postponed some of our January events to accommodate new COVID-19 protocols. Pre-registration is required, and we will be checking proof of vaccination and identification at our in-person programs. The West Vancouver Art Museum is dedicated to posting its spring programs online, wherever possible. 

Proof of vaccine is not required for regular visitors at the museum.


Admission is by donation.


The art museum galleries and shop are wheelchair accessible. Access for people with disabilities is available from Esquimalt Avenue.

The programming room on the second floor is accessible by staircase only.


Photography is permitted unless otherwise indicated.

Getting Here

The art museum is located 1.5 blocks north of Marine Drive at the corner of 17th Street and Esquimalt Avenue.


From Vancouver, take 250 Horseshoe Bay or 250A Dundarave from Granville and Georgia, stopping at Marine Drive and 17th Street, or from Park Royal take the 251 Queens, stopping at 17th Street and Esquimalt Avenue.


There is limited free parking with no time limit for art museum visitors on the south side of the building, marked "West Vancouver Art Museum Visitor Parking Only".

Two-hour free parking is available on adjacent streets.

Image: Cornelia Hahn Oberlander: Genius Loci. Photo: Blaine Campbell, 2021.


West Vancouver Art Museum


Gallery Hours

Tuesday to Saturday
11 a.m.–5 p.m.

Office Hours

9 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Holiday Closure 

The West Vancouver Art Museum will be closed for the holidays from December 12 to January 18. We will re-open at 11 a.m. on January 19, 2022. 

Contact Us

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