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Another big glass building in a modern city, really?

My word! How a skyscraper, and one of no particular beauty or character makes it onto the list of... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2016
Theycallitmadness
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Dublin, Ireland
Steeped in History

This is just another glass fronted High Rise Office Building in Downtown Vancouver to the casual... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ashley A
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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“Steeped in History ”
Jun 15, 2017
“The cat in the hat”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is just another glass fronted High Rise Office Building in Downtown Vancouver to the casual observer. However, for ex HSBC employees like myself (albeit based in the Middle East), this building represents history. My friend and ex colleague who works here showed me his...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

A skyscraper named after a multinational bank, I popped in to the Pendulum Gallery as it was hosting a temporary exhibition on Dr Seuss. It was free as well.

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Well we were passing by and noticed the clock. That is it! A nice entrance on a business building! Nothing else! Not worth a detour!!

Thank Viajanty
Reviewed 7 April 2016

My word! How a skyscraper, and one of no particular beauty or character makes it onto the list of things to do in Vancouver is beyond me, I saw it, and yes it is just another building. If you want nice big buildings try the...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2015

we were waiting for a walking tour to begin so popped over to look inside after seeing it on tripadvisor. The pendulum had stopped. We asked but nobody seemed to know when it would be started up again

Thank bryan61
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Not really a tourist attraction, but I like to see unusual things and this is both interesting and unusual. Look for the HSBC bank on West George St, between Howe and Hornby and it's right there in the huge glass walled atrium, a giant pendulum...More

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Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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