Steveston Heritage Fishing Village, Richmond

4.7
Pier / Boardwalk · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
The historic Steveston Heritage Fishing Village was once nicknamed "Salmonopolis" for its 45 canneries and huge salmon production. Now, it’'s a beautiful and picturesque old town, in which one can explore shops peddling an array of goods, from handcrafted trinkets by local artists to fresh produce at the local farmer's market. If you fancy absorbing the rich history of the township, there are plenty of sights to see, including one of the remaining canneries, the shipyard, and the museum. As well all this, you can try a huge range of recreational activities, from bicycle rental to whale-watching out on the open ocean. With our world travel planner, Richmond attractions like Steveston Heritage Fishing Village can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Great place meet friends for a stroll or just have very nice food and loads of places to take pictures  more »
  • We always visit steveston when we visit Richmond. However due to Covid the are was very quiet and the stores and restaurants are struggling to survive. We had fish and chips there just to support a...  more »

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