Hours + Location

Prepare to be Inspired

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.

Regular Hours

Monday - WednesdayClosed
(Except holidays and school breaks)
Thursday10am - 5pm
Friday10am - 5pm
Saturday10am - 5pm
Sunday10am - 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

Sunday, December 2410am - 3pm
Monday, December 25CLOSED
Tuesday, December 26 - Saturday, December 3010am - 5pm
Sunday, December 3110am - 3pm
Monday, January 1 - Sunday, January 710am - 5pm
Monday, January 8CLOSED

Special Notices

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
Richmond, BC
V7C 0A2

Public Transportation

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.

View Richmond Bike Route Maps

Parking Tips

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.