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Summer Tours of the Orpheum

Get a closer look at a National Historic Site Photograph by Martin Knowles Summer Tours of the Orpheum12 years and up, $10 Join a guided tour of the beautiful Orpheum built in 1927, see hidden areas and hear stories of Vancouver's entertainment history. July 2 through Aug 29, 2015.Date and time July 2 2015, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Add to my calendar Location Orpheum, 601 Smithe Street at Seymour Vancouver Contact604.665.3470 BC Entertainment Hall of Fame Event details The BC Entertainment Hall of Fame celebrates the summer season by conducting guided tours of the City of Vancouvers' historic Orpheum. Informative and entertaining tours of this National Historic site take place every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 11am from July 2 to August 29th. The 90 minute walking tours are open to the public with no advance booking required. Please note the tour includes stair climbing and is not recommended for children under the age of 12 years. Those interested should arrive at the Orpheum's Granville Street entrance (884 Granville) at least 10 minutes prior to the 11 am start time. For a guaranteed reservation call 604 665 3470. Drop ins are welcome subject to availability. As the Orpheum is a working theatre, tours and content may vary.Admission is by minimum $10.00 cash only donation. All proceeds will go to further the work of the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame which honours British Columbians who have excelled in all disciplines of entertainment.. Event Details. Location: 601 Smithe Street