The Pacific Museum of the Earth

6339 Stores Rd.
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4- Map It
(604) 822-6992

AAA Editor Notes

The Pacific Museum of the Earth is just off the West Mall of the university on the main floor of the Earth and Ocean Science Building at 6339 Stores Rd. A highlight of the 30,000-piece mineral and fossil collection is an 80 million-year-old Lambeosaurus dinosaur. Also featured are a 2-metre-long (7-ft.) amethyst tube, a large sedimentary structure and the OmniGlobe, a spherical interactive display with real-time information. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10-5. OmniGlobe and gem gallery Tues.-Thurs. noon-4. Closed statutory holidays, Jan. 1-3 and Dec. 20-31.