COVID-19 and your visit to the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site
All you need to know to prepare for your visit to the Cannery.
(17 and under)
*Please note re: Gulf of Georgia Cannery NHS fee increase. On January 1, 2023 visitors will see an annual adjustment of 5% on many Parks Canada fees. More Info.
**All Parks Canada national parks and historic sites, including the Gulf of Georgia Cannery NHS, offer free general admission for youth 17 years old and under. This does not apply to bookings for enhanced services including heritage presentation programs such as tour groups, school programs, and privately guided tours. To learn more, visit our Youth Tours page.
10AM to 5PM
Closed on all statutory holidays October to January and will have adjusted hours on December 24 and 31 of 10am-2pm.
Group discounts are available for 10 or more people. Please call 604-664-9234 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your group in advance.
Visitor Site Map
The Cannery offers parking (paid) and bus drop-off. There is limited free street parking throughout Steveston village. Buses for groups booked in advance may receive a parking pass; please indicate upon booking that a pass will be required.
Photography with flash and video recording is permitted for personal use only, with hand-held equipment. If you would like to take photos or videos inside the museum for commercial purposes, please contact Visitor Services in advance.
Due to our building’s unique placement over the water and historic architecture, it is colder inside the Cannery than it is outdoors; please dress appropriately.
Food and drink are not permitted inside the museum.
Admissions are valid for the full day; visitors may exit and enter during same day open hours.
Pets are not permitted inside the museum except for certified guide and service dogs.
The site is fully wheelchair accessible. However, due to the historic construction of the building, the floor boards may be uneven in some areas. Please contact us for more information on-site accessibility by email or phone 604.664.9009.
We are currently developing an Activity Storybook for guests with autism or other sensory-processing differences to help prepare for a visit to the Cannery. In the meantime, here is a link to a virtual 3-D map of the public spaces in the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site.