Spirit Catcher Train at Klahowya Village

Klahowya village

From June 21 to September 1, visit the Miniature Train Plaza in Stanley Park when it transforms into the Klahowya Village.

Ride the Spirit Catcher Train, hear the story of "the Journey of the Salmon", and experience some of Vancouver’s unique aboriginal culture.

This must-see event is brought to you by the Aboriginal Tourism Association of BC in partnership with the Vancouver Park Board.

Free activities and events

Activities and events that take place at the Klahowya Village in Stanley Park include:

  • Artisans working on-site
  • Storytelling and craft workshop

Nation Days at Klahowya Village

In recognition of the Musqueam, Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh, and Métis First Nations, Nation Days are celebrated at Klahowya Village.

Each First Nation has performers, storytellers, and artists on site to share their culture, history, and connection to Stanley Park with the village’s visitors.

Buying tickets

Train ride tickets are sold on-site only at the ticket booth in the Train Plaza. Advance group reservations will be taken each day by phone. 

General admission to the Village is free.

Price of admission

Tickets are required to ride the train and are sold at the Stanley Park Train Plaza booth.

Prices do not include tax.

Purchase Price (All ages)
General admission
to Klahowya Village 
Train ride*
(includes Village admission) 

Summer Passport ($350 value), which includes: 

  • unlimited summer train rides
  • colouring book 
  • craft workshop
  • Aboriginal history walking tour
  • interactive Village map
  • download code for the soundtrack
  • storytelling and cultural performances as part of Village admission
Colouring book only  $5.00
Craft workshop only  $7.00 

*Children under 2 years can ride the train for free.


The entire site is wheelchair accessible, and the train has a specially designed carriage that accommodates up to two wheelchairs with seating for companions. Staff will help passengers in need of assistance board the train.

Volunteer at the Ghost Train

Are you a high school student looking for a volunteer experience in a fast-paced environment? Get an opportunity to work with our Ghost Train team on-site. Contact 604-689-1463 for details.

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Hours of operation

June 21 to September 2

Monday to Thursday
(excluding holidays)
11:00am to 4:00pm

Friday to Sunday
11:00am to 5:00pm

Contact us

Contact Klahowya Village for group reservations or more information.

Phone: 778-968-1070

Last modified: Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:17:35