Main Street attractions

Top Choice Museum in Main Street

Science World

Under Vancouver's favorite geodesic dome (okay, its only one), this ever-popular science and nature showcase has tons of exhibition space and a cool outdoor park crammed with hands-on fun (yes, you can lift 2028kg).…
Market in Main Street

Portobello West

This weekend-long arts, crafts and fashion market runs four times a year – one for each season – in the cavernous Creekside Community Centre in the Olympic Village. Expect to find an eclectic blend of handmade, one-…
Gallery in Main Street

Equinox Gallery

One of Vancouver's oldest established private galleries, Equinox pioneered this area's arty new credentials by being one of the first big names to move here. Look out for works by local and national artists – and if…
Gallery in Main Street

Winsor Gallery

Large-format photography and contemporary art from Canada, the US and the rest of the world are the specialties at this expansive, double-room space. Each room usually runs its own exhibition and recent shows have i…
Gallery in Main Street

Catriona Jeffries

Transforming a former auto-parts warehouse, this is another contemporary gallery migrant from a different part of town. The move has enabled more artworks to be displayed, but there remains a very strong focus on in…
Gallery in Main Street

Monte Clark Gallery

Joining its arty, white-walled brethren here in 2013, Monte Clark is well worth a look. Past exhibitors have included photography by local-boy-made-good Jeff Wall, while works by celebrated artists including Roy Ard…
Gallery in Main Street

Macaulay & Co Fine Art

One of the area's top smaller galleries represents a stable of brilliant, newer artists who may be the next big thing. Look out for eye-popping photography plus First Nations works combing traditional and startlingl…
Area in Main Street

Olympic Village

Built as the home for 2800 athletes during the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, this glassy waterfront development became the city's newest neighborhood once the sporting types went home. It's taken a while…