Open for Business

Granville Island’s first business opened in 1917. BC Equipment Ltd repaired and assembled equipment for the mining and forestry industries. Their wood-framed machine shop now houses part of the Public Market.

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Need for Green

Granville Island didn’t have any green space until the 1970s....

Fraser Valley Juice and Salad

Fraser Valley Juice and Salad has been a part of the very successful Granville Island Public Market since its opening day....

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....