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Arts & Culture Facilities

Located along the Ambleside waterfront, West Vancouver's art facilities are home to a variety of exhibitions and programs. 

Music Box

Located on the beach in Ambleside, the Music Box provides a creative environment for drawing, painting, multimedia programs,open studio sessions and workshops for adults of varying levels. More Information

Ferry Building Gallery

With its neighbouring pier, lawn and waterfront landing, it is a stunning venue for your event. After-hours rental is available, depending on the current exhibition. More Information

Silk Purse Studio & Gallery

This waterfront building is home to the West Vancouver Community Arts Council (WVCAC) and the Silk Purse Studio. More Information

Need a Permit?

Some types of special events may require a special event permit. Perhaps you are holding a party in one of these venues and wish to serve wine, in which case you'll need a liquor licence.

Visit the permits and licences section for details on which types of events require permits, and how to get them.

Permits & Licences