Visiting the Cathedral

The Cathedral is currently open to the public on Sundays for in-person worship, and Thursdays from 10am to 4pm. We have a livestreamed Choral Eucharist on Sundays at 10:30am and Compline on Sundays at 8pm. You can join in at thecathedral.ca/live

Parking is available at a special $5 rate at the Park Place parkade. Details below. 

The Maundy Café operates from the lower Burrard Street doors. 

The rest of the week the Cathedral is closed to the public due to Covid-19 safety protocols. 

Parking

Parking on Cathedral property is reserved for staff.

Parking is available for Cathedral-Related Events in the Park Place Parkade at 660 Hornby Street.

Cathedral parking rates are valid weeknights after 6pm and Sundays from 7am - 8:30pm. 

To access parking at Park Place you will need to: 

  1. Drive up to the entrance gate and call the Park Place security office at 604.682.1954
  2. Park in any spot that is not labelled “reserved”
  3. Go to one of the meters in the parkade or take the elevator up to street level and use one of the meters in the lobby
  4. Following the prompts on the meter, enter your license plate number 
  5. Select 5 for “Other Codes” 
  6. Pick “Church” from the list that appears
  7. Enter the current parking code (the code changes each month, see below) 
  8. Pay $5 for a whole day of parking

To access your vehicle in the parkade on Sundays or after hours, please go to the doors of the Park Place tower at 666 Burrard Street, press the buzzer outside for security and ask for the parkade. There are elevators that will take you down to the parkade.

Monthly Parking Codes: 

July 2275 

August 2767 

September 2575 

October 2584 

November 2582 

December 2827  

Transit

The Cathedral is well served by Public Transit Routes: Skytrain, Bus routes, the SeaBus and Westcoast Express are all within 5 - 20 minutes walk of our front doors. Please see www.translink.ca for detailed information on transit routes or consider using the Transit App on your smartphone.

Cycling

Bike Routes: The Cathedral is located one block west of the Hornby Bike Lane, and one block south of the Dunsmuir Bike Lane. City of Vancouver bike routes and maps may be found here.

Bike Storage: There is a bike rack located next to the lower entrance of the Cathedral, on Burrard Street, close to the waterfalls. There is no bicycle parking available in Park Place Parkade.

ASL Interpretation

An ASL interpreter communicates the 10:30am Choral Eucharist from a location at the front of the church. The interpreter is also a regular part of the 10:30am Livevstream, viewable here.

Loop System

A loop system is in place in the nave and chancel – simply adjust the settings of your personal hearing device.

Washrooms

The Cathedral is equipped with accessible washrooms on both the main and lower levels. On the main level, the single-stall accessible washroom is located through and to the right of the east vestibule. On the lower level, accessible toilet facilities are found in the main washrooms, at the south end of the building.

Signage on each washroom indicates the equipment available in each, along with a clear statement that Trans People Are Welcome.

Elevator
Note: Currently, the Elevator is not in use.

Access to the elevator from the upper level is located through and to the right of the east vestibule. This will allow you to access the lower level exit onto Burrard Street.

Access to the elevator from the lower level can be found at the northeast corner of the building through the corridor past the kitchen and Parish Hall. Signs in the corridor mark the way.