Vancouver Police Museum
- 240 Cordova St East
- Vancouver, BC V6A 1L3
- Phone: 604.665.3346
COVID-19 Operating Status: OPEN
COVID-19 Reopen Date Effective 06/05/2020
Once the Coroner's Court, the City Morgue and the City's Crime Labs, the Vancouver Police Museum is the oldest police museum in North America. It houses over 20,000 artifacts, documents and photographs chronicling over 125 years of law enforcement in Vancouver. Voted "One of the World's Ten Best Walks" by canoe.com, the museum's Sins of the City tour explores the edgy side of Vancouver in is a 90-minute adventure in search of brothels, bootleggers, gambling houses and opium dens in Chinatown and its environs. Special programs for kids, young adults and families offer the chance to solve a kidnapping or an art theft using the latest fingerprinting, DNA testing and ballistics techniques. Guided museum tours available on request.