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  • Thompson’s Landing Park

    Bring your kids, and enjoy the outdoors as a family at Thompson’s Landing Park in New Westminster. Enjoy the playground, trails, plaza, wooden bridges and...

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  • Mercer Stadium & Track

    Home of the NWSS Hyack football team and a great place for a good run. Growing athlete or supportive spectator? Mercer Stadium and Track is...

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  • Gino’s Restaurant

    Gino’s is a long-time family-run restaurant in Sapperton, New Westminster featuring comforting Mediterranean favourites such as pizza, pasta and authentic Greek dishes.

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  • Sapperton Park

    Sapperton Park, adjacent to Royal Columbian Hospital, offers amenities including a 2017-built playground, picnic tables, benches, waste receptacle bins and grassy open areas. Washrooms are...

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  • Albert Crescent Park

    Established in 1876, Albert Crescent Park is one of New West’s oldest parks! Step into history in the first flagship park, overlooking the Fraser River...

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  • Queens Park

    Queen's Park is New Westminster's 75-acre flagship park and nature getaway that's packed with outdoor and indoor activities. Whether you're a family planning a day outdoors or an individual needing somewhere to stay active, Queen's Park has something for all. 

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  • Sunrise over the river with city skyline in background

    City of New Westminster

    Welcome to the Royal City. As the oldest city in western Canada, New Westminster has a long and rich history. In 1859, the Royal Engineers arrived from England to establish the first capital of the new colony of British Columbia. The chosen site was selected both for its beauty and strategic location on the Fraser River.

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  • Fraser River Discovery Centre

    As “The Voice of the Fraser,” The Fraser River Discovery Centre presents the stories of the Fraser River and its contribution to the life, history,...

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  • River Market

    River Market is a culinary destination for everyday foodies. Located in the heart of New Westminster, our market offers over 70,000 square feet for you...

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  • Capital City Arcade

    Capital City Arcade is a true 1980's style arcade! Relive your memories of chomping ghosts and fighting aliens or show your kids how you used to play video games with 70+ machines from the ’70s, ’80s and early ’90s.

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  • Westminster Pier Park

    Nominated as the #1 2015 boardwalk around Vancouver, the innovative and award-winning Westminster Pier Park is uniquely built with equal parts built on land and water. The Westminster Pier Park connects visitors to the mighty Fraser River and when combined with the Waterfront Esplanade Boardwalk creates a magnificent 2.5 km linear waterfront park.

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  • Hume Park

    Lower Hume welcomes visitors with open spaces, a grass field, a picnic shelter, native plantings, parking and access to the Brunette River and Brunette-Fraser trail. Upper Hume Park offers a beautiful setting that boasts an incredible range of amenities. Whether your need is a family picnic, a walk, playground, off-leash dog area, spray park, an outdoor pool, sports event, lacrosse box or an outing to exercise your children, you will find what you need at Hume Park.

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  • Pizzeria Ludiuca

    Ludica is a thin-crust pizzeria with a twist. Not only are we serving up a wide selection of stone oven-baked pizzas including vegetarian, vegan and...

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  • Steel & Oak Brewing Co.

    Steel & Oak Brewing Co. embodies the modernness of today while remaining dedicated to the craftsmanship of years long past. Materials of strength and durability,...

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  • Epic Grill Silogs

    Epic Grill Silogs is a family-run operation offering authentic Filipino silogs in New Westminster, British Columbia. It’s a bit of a choose-your-own-adventure of eats, but favourites include deep-fried breaded chicken wings, sweet pork sausage and tendered deep-fried pork belly.

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  • Quayside Park

    Wonder, walk, or run. Quayside Park located along the Waterfront Esplanade offers beautiful scenic views surrounded by nature. Located along the waterfront, close by the...

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  • Glenbrook Ravine Park

    Glenbrook Ravine Park offers visitors a natural wilderness setting that provides an escape from its urban surroundings.

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  • Royal City Musical Theatre

    Royal City Musical Theatre, established 1989, is a volunteer-led organization that brings theatre professionals, emerging talent, and volunteers together in an inspiring environment to produce...

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