Today's Hours: Open Wed-Sunday from 10:00am to 3pm (last entry 2:3pm) | 578 Carrall Street Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5K2 Canada

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Upcoming Events

COMMUNITY DAYS - HOLIDAY MARKET - DECEMBER 10th & 11th, 2022

2023 YEAR OF THE RABBIT LUNAR NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS - JANUARY 21st & 22nd, 2023

The Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is excited to welcome the Year of the Rabbit in 2023, celebrating Lunar New Year with a line-up of cultural performances, activities and special programming during the 2-day festivities January 21st & 22nd, 2023.  Stay tuned for more details!

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is a registered museum and one of Vancouver’s top tourist attractions. It is a unique venue for cultural programming and events, including guided tours, concerts, festivals, exhibitions, receptions, and educational programs. This Ming Dynasty-style garden-home is the first among its kind to have been built outside of China, and continues to be unique among the world as the result of the joint collaborative effort of community members, the Canadian Government, and the People’s Republic of China. As a registered not-for-profit all Garden revenue goes toward the fulfillment of our mission to bring together cultures and communities through educational and public programs.

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Public Tea Ceremony

Thursday: 11:00 am | 1:00 pm (Max 8 spaces in each time slot)

Friday: 11:00 am | 1:00 pm (Max 8 spaces in each time slot)

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Nathalie Keiller has completed training in and received certifications from Sivananda Vedanta, Ashtanga, Hatha, Anusara and Yin Yoga. She has spent the past 25 years developing these skills with passion. Sharing this holistic knowledge and helping her clients and students to achieve better health and improved quality of life is her everyday joy. The class will officially begin each Monday at 9:30 am PST and Nathalie will be available from 9:20 am to answer questions.

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Activities

Online Learning
Activities

Find out about ancient Chinese arts and crafts, Chinese festivals, and more. These multi-age activities are suitable to use in class or at home and, where appropriate, include BC Curriculum links.

About The Garden

A Registered Not-For-Profit Garden For All People.

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is a registered museum and one of Vancouver’s top tourist attractions. It is a unique venue for cultural programming and events, including guided tours, concerts, festivals, exhibitions, receptions, and educational programs. This Ming Dynasty-style garden-home is the first among its kind to have been built outside of China, and continues to be unique among the world as the result of the joint collaborative effort of community members, the Canadian Government, and the People’s Republic of China.

Plan Your visit to Dr. Sun
Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

Over the years, the Garden has received several honours and designations: it is one of Vancouver Heritage Foundation’s “Places That Matter”; was named World’s Top City Garden by National Geographic in 2011; voted Canadian Garden of the Year by the Canadian Garden Tourism Council in 2012; and most recently, the proud recipient of the 2022 City of Vancouver Award of Excellence in the category for Diversity & Inclusion

FAMILY VISITS

From scavenger hunts to Family Days, learn about bringing a family to The Garden and arrange a fun day out for all ages.

GROUP VISITS

From a walk in historical Chinatown to Tai Chi in the Garden, we offer specialized group programs that are fun, interactive, and educational.

TOURS

Let us lead you through this stunning Garden-home, or off on an adventure to explore our local Chinatown community.

EVENTS

See our upcoming events to ensure you don’t miss out on our range of cultural and educational programs.

EXHIBITIONS

Learn about our current exhibitions, and discover what we have coming up next.

TRAVEL TRADE

Offer your clients a unique day discovering the history and culture of Vancouver’s Chinatown.

About the garden

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is a registered museum and one of Vancouver’s top tourist attractions. It is a unique venue for cultural programming and events, including guided tours, concerts, festivals, exhibitions, receptions, and educational programs.

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