Map Guides

Explore Vancouver's historic neighbourhoods

VHF has produced a number of map guides which explore Vancouver’s diverse historic neighbourhoods. Current guides are available in print from the locations listed below. Many of our older guides are out of print, but work well on tablet computers.

Updated Map Guides

We have been working to update and reprint our series of historic map guides. We are grateful to all the partners and supporters who have assisted in research, development and printing of the updated guides. Downloadable PDF’s of all map guides are available below, and guides not marked with an * are available in print at our office.

Historic Japanese Canadian District (Paueru-Gai)
Available in English and Japanese
Thank you to: Vancouver Japanese Language School and Japanese Hall, Sunrise Market and RR Donnelley

Historic Chinatown: Vancouver’s Chinatown
Available in English and Chinese
Thank you to: City of Vancouver Great Beginnings

Historic Kitsilano
Thank you to: Molson Coors Canada, RR Donnelley and the Corkscrew Inn B&B

Historic West Hastings
Thank you to: Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association

Take Yourself on a Tour of Historic Vancouver Neighbourhoods

Physical copies of the map guides are available at the VHF office located at Suite 402 - 510 West Hastings St. Guides currently in print: Historic Chinatown, Historic West Hastings and Historic Japanese Canadian District.

The PDF version for all print guides are below.

We are also working on converting our print guides to an easy to print downloadable format. If you are interested in distributing map guides, please contact our office at 604-264-9642.

Please note guides with an asterisk (*) beside the title are currently out of print.