October 1–April 30: 10:00am–4:30pm *Closed on Mondays from November 1 to April 30*
May 1–June 14: 10:00am–6:00pm
June 15–August 31: 9:30am–7:00pm
September 1–30: 10:00am–6:00pm
December 24 & 31: 10:00am–2:00pm
December 25 & January 1: Closed
Student: $9 (Age 6-17 or over 17 with valid student I.D)
Family: $25 (2 adults and up to 2 children under the age of 17)
Student: $10 (Age 6-17 or over 17 with valid student I.D)
Family: $28 (2 adults and up to 2 children under the age of 17)
Nine out of ten visitors recommend that you take the time to join a guided tour, which is included in your gate admission.
The 45-minute guided tour is integral to enhancing your experience in the Garden. With the rich information provided by the tour, you will understand the history and significance behind each Garden element, such as roof tile, leak window, taihu rocks, penjing tree, and many more.
May 1–June 14: 10:30am, 12:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm
June 15–August 31: 10:00am, 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm, 5:30pm
September 1–30: 10:30am, 12:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm
October 1–April 30: 10:30am, 12:00pm, 1:30pm, 3:00pm
Booking is not required for indivduals or small groups with less than 10 people.
The Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is filled with objects and stories, perfect for multi-sensory learning. Topics include life in Ming dynasty China (1368-1644), immigration to BC, festivals and holidays, inventions and mythical creatures. We offer programs for all ages, and our school programs support BC provincial curriculum.
In order to provide a facilitator and ensure your visit on the day and time of your choosing, please book your visit at least three weeks in advance by using our online form or contacting our Education Coordinator, Tommy Hsiao.
Please have the following information ready at the time of booking:
▫ At least three preferred dates and times
▫ Grade level and number of students
▫ Email address, phone number and school/organization’s name
A confirmation email will be sent once the booking is finalized.
Education/Group Tours: firstname.lastname@example.org
Weddings + Rentals + Filming: email@example.com
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
578 Carrall Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6B 5K2 Canada
Main line: 604-662-3207
Fax line: 604-682-4008