Monova: Museum Of North Vancouver

Museums & Heritage Sites, Accessibility

115 Esplanade W, North Vancouver, British Columbia, V7M 0G7

Monova: Museum Of North Vancouver Accessibility

This business has self-assessed as having the following accessible attributes. Please contact the business directly for further detail if required.


  • Designated accessible parking near an accessible entrance that is specifically marked
  • Entrance has no steps or if there are one or more steps, there is non-slip ramp with a maximum of 5% slope
  • Entry route has a door that is at minimum 815 mm wide
  • One or more entry points are automated
Lobby Or Reception Area
  • Lowered counter at the reception or ticket desk
Restroom In Public Area
  • Designated gender-neutral/family restroom that can also accommodate a support person
Activities & Transportation
  • Key activities are accessible to guests using mobility devices
  • Information displays (if applicable) at a lower height
  • Accessible spaces have clear views of the main activity (i.e. stage, viewing area)
  • Pathways are hard packed surfaces with a maximum slope 5%

Cognitive & Sensory Friendly

Overall Space
  • Specific times are available for quiet visits to support people requiring low stimuli
  • Neutral or muted colours that are calming and subdued
  • Surfaces, window coverings, and décor with minimal glare or reflection, as well as minimal use of bold patterns, shapes, or stripes
Signs & Navigation
  • Signs are well lit
Restroom In Public Area
  • Entrance and exit are clearly identified on doors (including stalls and back of the main door)
  • Designated gender-neutral/family restroom that can also accommodate a support person


Service Dogs
  • Staff have been trained on guide and service dog policies
Additional Information

Wheelchair accessible, with wheelchair accessible washrooms and baby changing facilities. Assistance dogs are welcome. Sensory-friendly mornings available.

The newly opened MONOVA: Museum of North Vancouver is transforming the way visitors experience North Vancouvers stories. Stories are the threads that weave us together and form the fabric of community. At MONOVA, youll find yourself drawn into landscapes you knew nothing about, meeting people from different eras, and contemplating what it all means for our future. Be sure to check out the MONOVA Museum Store while youre here for a unique selection of thoughtful and informative gifts, including works made and/or designed by local and Northwest Coast artists.