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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Petit Ami

o Petit Ami (“little friend”) is a traditional, lively, destination coffee shop selling specialty Arabica coffees and unique beans with a friendly local banter....

It Started with a Mud Flat

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

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....