HR MacMillan Space Centre
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Museum of Vancouver
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Cold Reading Series
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Although Noodle Box hails from across the water in Victoria, its plans for world domination have taken hold in Vancouver, where its...
1943 Cornwall Ave · interesting places nearby
Handily located near the first bus stop after the Burrard Bridge (when coming from downtown), this tiny spot is arguably Kitsilano's best haunt. Slide onto a bench seat and peruse the oddball artworks – junkshop pictures and carved masks – then order a house beer from the shingle-covered bar: if you're lucky, it'll be served in a boot-shaped glass.
Tempting cocktails are also offered at this quirky spot and there are often live events, including open-mic and comedy nights.