Family Friendly Activities: Learn!

Your visit to the UBC campus is a great opportunity to engage in the family-friendly educational activities around! Take advantage of the world-renowned museums and galleries on campus! Before your visit, make sure to check their website for updated information and ticketing!

Learn!What is it?Where is it?Admission & Hours 
Beaty Biodiversity MuseumThe Beauty Biodiversity Museum is a natural history museum located in the heart of UBC’s Vancouver campus. If you are curious by nature and are looking for hands-on activities and entertainment for all ages, we encourage you to 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 UBC’s rich biological collections of birds, insects, fish, fossils, plants and more in Vancouver’s natural history museum.

Follow the footsteps of dinosaurs in Footprints in Time, take in a documentary at the Allan Yap Theater and get hands-on with collections in the Discovery Lab.
Beaty Biodiversity Museum Vancouver Campus 2212 Main Mall Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z4

Tel: 604 827 4955
Fax: 604 822 0686


Adult - $14

Family - $30 - 45 UBC

Students/Staff/Faculty - Free
Morris and Helen Belkin Art GalleryThe Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located on the Vancouver campus of UBC. This gallery is housed in an award-winning building designed by architect Peter Cardew and opened in 1995.Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery 1825 Main Mall Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z2

Tel: 604 822 2759
Admission: Free


Tues to Fri - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sat and Sun, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Closed Mon and Holidays
Museum of AnthropologyThe Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia campus in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada is renowned for its displays of world arts and cultures, in particular works by First Nations of the Pacific Northwest.Museum of Anthropology 6393 NW Marine Dr Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z2

Tel: 604 822 5087
Visit Museum of Anthropology
Pacific Museum of EarthExplore the Pacific Museum of Earth and discover the wonders of our dynamic planet Earth.

Tour 4.5 billion years through the evolution of Earth, touch a real dinosaur bone, be informed about the hazards of natural disasters, gaze at dazzling mineral and gem displays, and learn about the mineralogical guts of your smartphone.
Pacific Museum of Earth 6339 Stores Rd., Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z4

Tel: 604-822-6992
Admission: Free


Mon - Fri, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm