Discover smallpox, fire and murder
Tues | Fri | Sat - 8 p.m.

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The Lost Souls of Gastown

Hit the streets with Forbidden Vancouver walking tours

If your idea of adventure is following your guide down lamplit alleyways, back to a world of illegal booze, opium dens, and unsolved murders, then you’ve come to the right place. Now in our sixth year, we’re the Vancouver attraction for those with a curious mind and an adventurous spirit. Scroll down to find out about our top-rated walking tours, activities, and special events.

Lost Souls of Gastown

Walk the backstreets and alleyways of Victorian Gastown on this gothic theatre adventure. Discover stories of fire, smallpox, and murder. From $25.

Tues | Fri | Sat  – 8 p.m.

Secrets of Stanley Park

Discover notorious crime scenes, glittering downtown vistas, historic totem poles, secret cemeteries, bizarre public art, and colossal old growth trees. From $25.

Wed | Sat – 2 p.m.

Prohibition City

Mobsters! Opium! Booze! From Victory Sq to Chinatown. Delve into Vancouver’s dirtiest secrets on this scandal filled walking tour. From $25.

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