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Open & airy

Really great building. Very open with plenty of great light streaming in through the large windows... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
New Westminster, Canada
An architectural beauty!

I have been to several events there both on the main and second floor. The one on the main floor... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
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It's been over a year since I took a serious tour of the building. Still fairly empty - of people, that is. No one being served at the Tourist Bureau (no one evident behind the counter, come to think of it) enjoyed the museum, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chris D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the Anvil Centre for a Gallery Exhibit, which was FREE by the way. Great little exhibit and the Curator was on hand to provide additional information about the exhibit. We ended up spending more time in this wonderfully light-filled building to view art...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Spuds301
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

seen a show at the Anvil Centre. Great venue. Highly recomend catching a show of choice there. Very intimate and not a bad seat in the house.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Really great building. Very open with plenty of great light streaming in through the large windows that front Columbia St. Great variety of museums. I did find the Lacrosse Hall of Fame smaller that when it was at the Community Centre. Good sized theatre. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Leslie1958
Reviewed 22 April 2018

I have attended a few conferences at the Anvil Centre and have always been blown away by the quality and use of the space. Great venue.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dave S
Reviewed 18 March 2018

I have been to several events there both on the main and second floor. The one on the main floor was for a photo exhibit. It is in a beautiful location and one they should use on a regular basis to showcase local artists &...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Triplanner
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Anvil Centre is a beautiful piece of modern architecture. Marble cement and glass with beautiful fir walls. Open, expansive but with options to close off portions of the main floor for smaller events. It houses the Lacrosse Hall of Fame, The New Westminster Museum...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Delora H
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Went there for a concert and have to say this building is great. It is a fairly new building I think - at least it looks like it. It is clean, staff friendly, and the room where we saw the concert was intimate and very...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Bailey709
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The history exhibition room is very illustrative, a very moving show of the history of New Westminster. recommendable

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Armando L
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Was here to visit the museum. Notice that the various components of this building have their own category. So, dealing simply with the venue itself, it continues to remain void of people. Perhaps some come to a theatre presentation, but the theatre is usually locked...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
I haven't been to a production in the theatre, so am not familiar with the seats. However, when attending an unfamiliar venue, I find it useful to bring a sweater which, once inside, I can use as a cushion or a back support... More
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Response from Fastwalker4me | Reviewed this property |
FOR GUESTS DRIVING TO EVENTS AT ANVIL CENTRE, SEVERAL PARKING OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE. Underground parking Anvil Centre features three levels of underground parking with 270 stalls. The parkade is accessed off of Eighth... More