Walking Tours

Up Next: Chinatown Walk & Dim Sum with John Atkin

Various dates and times
Regular walking tours $15 (incl. tax)

Special event walking tour prices will vary


Join one of our experienced guides for a walk through Vancouver’s neighbourhoods and architecture.

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Special Event Walking Tours

Chinatown Walk & Dim Sum
Sunday November 19th, 10:30am - 1pm
Register here: $35 (includes Dim Sum lunch)
Tour the historic Chinatown neighbourhood with Historian and Author John Atkin, including a look at the impact of the ongoing and recent efforts to restore Chinese Society buildings and retain the cultural heritage of the community. Then warm up with the flavours of the area with a lunch of authentic Dim Sum at Jade Dynasty.

Neighbourhood Zoning Walk: Kitsilano
Saturday November 25th, 1pm – 3pm
Register here: $30

Learn how Kitsilano’s strong heritage character is being preserved using zoning bylaws. Join historian and author, John Atkin, for a rain or shine walk through the area with stops at key sites. This walk is part of the Old School program, with a focus on the regulatory environment and how it impacts heritage. Please note the meeting point will be provided to registrants.
This walk earns 2 Core LUs AIBC

2017 Walking Tours with John Atkin

All walking tours are Saturdays from 10am to 12pm


October 28: Tatlow Park
Explore this Kitsilano neighbourhood of Craftsman homes
*Please note that this walk is currently at capacity. To be added to the waitlist please email or phone 604-264-9642.

Completed 2017 Walking Tours with John Atkin

April 15: The Southern Sunny Slope (Kerrisdale)

May 13: Royal Nurseries (South Kerrisdale)

June 10: Pleasant View (Fraserview)

June 17: Bon Accord Park (Renfrew-Collingwood)

July 15: Welton Heights (Riley Park)

August 12: Strathcona Place (West Side)

August 19: Selkirk Heights (South Shaughnessy)

September 9: Strathcona Hill (South Cambie)

October 14th: On the Edge of Shaughnessy (North Shaughnessy)

Completed 2017 Walking Tours with Maurice Guibord

April 28 & July 29 - The Viaducts Quandary

May 6 &  June 23 - East Fraser Lands

May 20 & August 18 - Vancouver’s Art Deco

June 9 & Sept 30 - Vancouver's "Francophone Village"

June 24 & Oct 20 - False Creek South

Completed 2017 Walking Tours

July/August - Free West Hastings Walking Tours

July 20 - Free Architectural Photography Workshop on West Hastings St.