Whether you are interested in arts and culture or the outdoors, you can enjoy many activities and events throughout the year.

Photo by Unma Desai of the Museum of Anthropology at UBC


Explore and get active with beautiful local parks, beaches, gardens, and sports.

Photo by Jae Park of UBC Forest
Photo by Amy Tran of UBC Campus

A few places to visit:

    • Pacific Spirit Park (This 90-hectare park has almost 75km of walking and hiking paths!)
    • UBC Botanical Gardens
    • University Golf Club
    • Aquatic Centre
    • Doug Mitchell Thuderbird Sports Centre
    • UBC Tennis Courts
    • Beaches

Local Eats

Use this tool to navigate the food scene on campus and find local Vancouver cuisine.

Map of grocery stores and restaurants close to TRIUMF house

A few places to visit:

    • The UBC Food Map shows:
    • Local Grocery Stores
    • Local Restaurants

Cultural Attractions

Discover local music, art, and history at your fingertips at UBC and in Vancouver.

Photo by Sean Lee of the Chan Centre for Performing Arts

A few places to visit:

    • Museum of Anthropology
    • Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery
    • Chan Centre for the Performing Arts
    • UBC Bookstore and gift shops
    • UBC Attractions –