The Olympic Experience at the Richmond Olympic Oval is open Tuesday to Sunday, and holiday Mondays. Hours of operation are 10am to 5pm. Tickets for same day entry are sold until 4:20pm. The feature film, Pursuit of a Dream, plays every 15 minutes starting at 10:00am and the last showing is 4:15pm. The film is approximately 9 minutes long and it is recommended to be viewed at the start of your visit. The theatre is located on Level 1. Check our special notices below for anything that may affect your visit.
|Monday - Wednesday||Closed
(Except holidays and school breaks)
|Thursday||10am - 5pm|
|Friday||10am - 5pm|
|Saturday||10am - 5pm|
|Sunday||10am - 5pm|
*Hours may be extended for holidays and school breaks. Please check back frequently and review the Special Notices section.
Holiday and Winter Break Hours
|Saturday, November 11||10am - 5pm|
|Monday, November 13||10am - 5pm|
|Sunday, December 24||10am - 3pm|
|Monday, December 25||CLOSED|
|Tuesday, December 26 - Saturday, December 30||10am - 5pm|
|Sunday, December 31||10am - 3pm|
|Monday, January 1 - Sunday, January 7||10am - 5pm|
|Monday, January 8||CLOSED|
|The Sit Ski simulator is not in operation. The other 4 simulators are operational.
Racecar simulator requires riders to be a minimum of 60-inches or 5-feet tall.
- The Olympic Experience will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesdays to the public. The public hours will be Thursday-Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm. Schools and groups may still attend Tuesday-Sunday by booking at least 2 weeks in advance.
- Within the Olympic Oval the museum is located near the ice rinks, and the air temperature is therefore cold. Pants and sweater/jacket are recommended.
How to Get to the Olympic Experience at the Richmond Olympic Oval
There are many alternatives for finding your way here to the Olympic Experience at the Richmond Olympic Oval.
Richmond Olympic Oval
6111 River Road
For your convenience, the C94 Community Shuttle Bus will bring you from the Canada Line Brighouse Station right to the Oval’s front door. Canada Line Rapid Transit can take visitors to and from downtown Vancouver in approximately 20 minutes.
To help plan your trip and obtain detailed route information, please use the Translink Trip Planner.
Walking or Biking
We are only a few minutes away from the Landsdowne Canada Line Rapid Transit and downtown Richmond. If you are biking, be sure to lock your bike. Bike racks are available on site.
Covered pay parking is available on site. Parkade maximum vehicle height is 6’8”. If the parking lot is full, there are several options nearby. Please download our Alternative Parking Map for your reference.
Parking is $1.00 per hour or $10/day. Parking stations accept coins, Visa and MasterCard.