Hidden History

Canada Chain and Forge occupied a number of buildings on Granville Island and their sign can still be seen on Anderson Street above the parkade entrance. Granville Island employees discovered a massive chain link left behind by the company in 2009, which can still be found inside the parkade today.

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Open for Business

Granville Island’s first business opened in 1917. BC Equipment Ltd repaired and assembled equipment for the mining and forestry industries....

Johnston St Indoor Lot

Central indoor parking lot, entrance off Johnston Street just opposite The Creekhouse. 

It Started with a Mud Flat

Granville Island was completed in 1916 using material dredged from False Creek....