Immerse yourself in our state-of-the-art Olympic and Sport simulators, each developed so that the visitor can experience what a world-class athlete braves as they compete on the international stage. Feel the rush as you fly off an Olympic ski jump, paddle down a raging white-water kayak course, carve the perfect line in a sit-ski slalom race of zip along at incredible speeds on an Olympic bobsleigh track.
Hours of Operation
The Richmond Olympic Oval is open on all holiday Mondays and offers extended days of operation during most major school breaks. 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 at 4:15pm. The film is approximately 9 minutes long and it is recommended to be viewed at the start of your visit.
Check out special notices below for anything that may affect your visit.
|Thursday||10am - 5pm|
|Friday||10am - 5pm|
|Saturday||10am - 5pm|
|Sunday||10am - 5pm|
|The sit ski simulator is currently undergoing maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.
You must be a minimum of 60 inches to ride the Racecar simulator.
- Operating hours over the winter holidays will be Thursday to Sunday 10am-5pm.
- Schools and groups may visit between Tuesday-Sunday by booking at least 3 weeks in advance.
- The museum is located near ice rinks and is therefore cold. Warm clothes 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 $2.00 per hour or $15/day on weekdays and $18/day on weekends and during special events. Parking stations accept coins, Visa and MasterCard.