The Vancouver Lookout, also known as the Harbour Center, is a skyscraper in downtown Vancouver. It is one of the tallest buildings in Canada. The Lookout is located on 555 West Hasting St. The nearby Waterfront Station makes is easily accessible through the local train and bus transit system. It features a 40-second glass elevator ride that takes you to the 168 m tall Observation Deck, which offers a stunning 360-degree view. The top of the building also features a revolving restaurant. The Lookout has a gallery that is a semi-private space allowing visitors to attend the event on the observation deck. The gallery hosts formal dinners, receptions, corporate events, classroom sessions, and more. The Lookout offers wedding packages inclusive of accommodation, events, catering, decoration, and photography. Membership provides several perks, including access to the Lookout 365 days a year, complimentary guest passes, discounts on events, and gift store vouchers. Members also get discounts at Lookout partners such as Vancouver Art Gallery, Stanley Park, and more.
There are several programs for schools, groups, and kids. Some of the most popular programs include Sky Scouts, Become a Tour Guide and The Business of Tourism. Guided tours offer experienced and trained staff that are multi-lingual. Visitors get to know about the history of Vancouver, including the architecture, landmarks, and more. From a bird’s eye view of the city, visitors can immerse themselves in a one of a kind experience. For schools, there are specially designed guided tours for field trips. Simple worksheets provided by Vancouver Lookout can test the listening and speaking skills of the student. The instructions time for these guided tours ranges from 90 to 120 minutes. The school programs operate from Oct to April. The maximum number of students allowed in one program is 30. The hours of operation are different for summer and winter months. For the latest information about the Vancouver Lookout, kindly visit their website.