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Marine Building

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355 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2G8, Canada
+1 604-684-4819
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Love Art Deco and architecture then you will love this

Half of our party were queuing for QQ gelato so we decided to check out this building that we had... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sandy H
One of a Kind

This art deco building is a real surprise. the art work is unique to the building and is well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mike t
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
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355 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2G8, Canada
Downtown
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Half of our party were queuing for QQ gelato so we decided to check out this building that we had heard so much about. It is a working building so you need to check the time of your visit is within office working hours but...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This art deco building is a real surprise. the art work is unique to the building and is well worth taking an hour to take it all in. The hop on goes right past so it is an easy thing to add to your itinerary.

Thank mike t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a good 20 minutes here just admiring the art deco foyer then had an OK coffee at the attached cafe

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is close to Canada Place and we walked into the lobby to see the details of the building. It was very detailed and if you like older architecture, its a good stop.

Thank foolfortravel77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really cool old building, very interesting architecture. Definitely go with a tour, they can point out all the mosaics and carvings etc.

1  Thank Tavia W
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Opened in 1930 the Marine Building was once reputed the tallest building in the British Empire. An important example of an art deco building in Vancouver, the outside of the building makes it look eye-catching. It was used as the headquarters of the Daily Planet...More

Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I just happened to run across this Deco gem while walking around downtown. The entrance alone is remarkable, but the lobby and elevators are absolutely breathtaking. A must for architecture aficionados, and anyone who just appreciates craftsmanship, good design and beauty.

Thank billy t
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This is a beautiful old Art Deco building with some amazing street-level and interior decoration, but if the building is closed (ie., evenings and weekends) you won't be able to see much, as there is no public access. Ownership does not perceive the building as...More

Thank retro1959
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I was on a walking tour which included a look inside this beautiful art deco building. The outside of the building was amazing and the lobby is just as fabulous. Since it is a working building we only stayed in the lobby area. I waited...More

Thank Krista W
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The Marine Building is close to Canada Square and stands out from the surrounding high rise blocks because of the exterior style, harking back to a golden era of architecture. Entering brings you face to face with the Art Deco atrium including splendid lift doors...More

Thank bsandrs
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plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
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restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
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