Beaty Biodiversity Museum

  • Department of Science
  • University of British Columbia
  • 2212 Main Mall
  • Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
  • Phone: (604) 827-4955
COVID-19 Operating Status: CLOSED
COVID-19 Reopen Date Effective: TBD

Curious by nature? Fall in love with the diversity of life as you discover over 500 exhibits, and stare through the jaws of the largest creature ever to live on Earth—the blue whale.

Explore the University of British Columbia’s rich biological collections of birds, insects, fish, fossils, plants and more in Vancouver's natural history museum.

With hands-on activities and entertainment for all ages, we invite you on a journey to discover the interconnectedness of all life on Earth, and our role in preserving these delicate systems.

COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Updates

  • COVID-19 Operating Status::
    • CLOSED

Facility Info

Recurring monthly on the 3rd Thursday until December 17, 2020

Come by for a night at the museum! On the third Thursday of every month, the museum will stay open until 8:30pm. Admission by donation starting at 5:00pm. All ages welcome! Activities include: - Raising Big Blue showing - Guided Museum Tour - Hands-on activities where you can learn more about specimens in the museum and our current exhibitions. more