St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church

  • 100 -1022 Nelson Street
  • Vancouver, BC V6E 4S7
  • Phone: 604.260.6063
Operating Status: OPEN

Opened in 1933 and a designated Heritage site since 1974, St. Andrew's-Wesley is an important landmark for its beauty. It's 14th century gothic architecture and cathedral like setting make it a top tourist attraction and a favorite for Hollywood movie sets.

The church has been featured in over 20 movies and TV series including X-Men 2, X Files and Battlestar Galactica.

The church is also a destination church for weddings, and a favorite venue for concerts, lectures, and mini conventions.

This Christian  church is committed to celebrating the diversity found in the family of God, inclusive of races, religions, ethnicities, genders and sexual orientations (LGBTQ). Central themes are kindness, social justice and peace.

The Nave, with its 34 stained, etched and faceted windows designed by international artists pay tribute to the glory of God. Internationally renowned organist, Darryl Nixon, celebrates 34 years of music ministry at St. Andrew's Wesley and performs on a 60 stop 3000 pipe Canadian-built Casavant organ.

The church is open to visitors M-F in summer and Sunday 10 AM-8:30 PM. Please check website for times.

Sunday @ St, Andrew's-Wesley

Sunday morning worship (10:30 AM)- A welcoming and traditional service for mindful worship, and thoughtful participation.

Jazz Vespers (4:00 PM)- An hour of top notch jazz interspersed with reflections on love, faith and hope. In 2018, Jazz Vespers celebrates its 25th Anniversary and is the longest running jazz service in Canada.

Candlelight and Music (7:00 PM)- A sublime and ethereal contemplative hour featuring candlelight, music and prayer. This Taizé style service is modelled after services found in Chartres.

St. Andrew's Wesley, the light in the heart of the city, is famous for inspiring concerts and intriguing lecture series, 

We have an annual Blessing of the Animals and we are a pet friendly church. 

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  • Operating Status::
    • OPEN


  • Less than 10 min walk from Convention Centre:
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  • Maximum Group Size: 1200
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    • All
  • Year Opened: 1933