Forbidden Vancouver

  • Vancouver
  • Phone: 604.839.3126

Mobsters! Opium! Booze! Discover Vancouver's dirty history with Forbidden Vancouver. Now staging walking tours Prohibition City, Lost Souls of Gastown, and Secrets of Stanley Park. If your idea of adventure is following your guide down lamp lit alleyways, back to a world of illegal booze, opium dens, and unsolved murders, then you'll love Forbidden Vancouver.

Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until November 30, 2018

Follow the lamplight of your guide as you discover the Great Fire, smallpox outbreaks, and the unsolved murder of John Bray. On the way you'll visit the city's oldest hotel, hear the story of its first bawdy house, and explore its oldest street. Your walk finishes with a dramatic finale in the heart of historic Maple Tree Square. Do not expect a ghost tour or conventional walking tour, this is a gothic theatre adventure. Suitable for ages 13 and over. Tour is 90 minutes. March - November Tues, Thurs, Fri and Sat at 8:00… more

Recurring weekly on Wednesday, Friday, Saturday until November 24, 2018

Discover the secrets of Vancouver's legendary Stanley Park. With a professional Forbidden Vancouver storyteller as your guide, you'll explore the world-famous seawall, hidden corners, and wild forested trails. On the way you'll see famous crime scenes, glittering downtown vistas, historic totem poles, secret cemeteries, bizarre public art, and colossal old growth trees. You'll also hear the true stories of why the park was opened, how the Lion's Gate Bridge was built, and the what really went down on Deadman's Island. more