Peek beneath Vancouver’s sparkling surface to uncover a hidden history of dark crime, outrageous intrigue, and filthy scandal. Roam the city with our expert guides in these one-of-a-kind walking tours, and hear the scintillating stories of Vancouver’s secret past.
Stroll cobblestone streets and immerse yourself in the dramatic sagas of historic Gastown’s sordid past on this walking tour. A unique performance theatre experience.
EVERY NIGHT 7 PM + FRI–SAT 8 PM
Discover Vancouver’s dirtiest Prohibition-era secrets as you wander Gastown’s most historic streets and alleyways, with tales of rum-runners, mobsters, and crooks.
THURS–SAT 7 PM | SUN 4 PM
Unearth the sinister stories and long-lost secrets hidden amidst the pretty gardens, seaside playgrounds, and old-growth forests of Stanley Park.
WED | SAT | SUN 10 AM
Celebrate love with a raucous chronicle of Vancouver’s LGBTQ2+ community on a stroll through the vibrant and historic Davie Street Village.
SUN 10 AM
Explore Vancouver’s most notorious nightclub with owner Danny Filippone as your host. Includes guided tour, Italian dinner, and live jazz band.
OCT 26 | DOORS AT 6:30 PM
Bring your friends and family on a private walking tour with a Forbidden Vancouver Storyteller as your guide. Choose from three of our most popular walking tours.
ARRANGE YOUR PRIVATE TOUR TODAY
FROM $29 PER GUEST
Discover the epic story of the VPD versus the Clark Park Gang with author Aaron Chapman and former gang members Bradley Bennett and Danny “Mouse” Williamson.
We gratefully acknowledge our walking tours take place within the unceded, ancestral territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.