Hours + Location

Prepare to be Inspired

The Olympic Experience at the Richmond Olympic Oval is open Thursday to Sunday with extended days of operation during school breaks. It is open on all holiday Mondays. Hours of operation are 10am to 5pm. Tickets for same day entry are sold until 4:20pm (or 40 minutes before closing), entry into Level 3 exhibits will end at 4:45pm. 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.

Hours of Operation

Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday10am - 5pm; CLOSED Dec 5
Friday10am - 5pm
Saturday10am - 5pm
Sunday10am - 5pm; CLOSED Dec 8

Special Notices

We will be open Jan 1. Regular day admission applies.

Museum will be closed Thursday, Dec 5 and Sunday, December 8th, 2019 for a special event. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Racecar simulator requires riders to be a minimum of 60-inches or 5-feet tall.
  • The museum will be closed for Christmas on December 25th. We wish you all a happy holidays.
  • The museum is open from 10-5pm on Thursday December 26th for Boxing Day.
  • 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
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 $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.