Albeit, it is not as popular as the other cities in Canada, it is a beautiful city to explore. It is popular for its annual events and historical sites. The hospitality of the local people is charming. This is a great place for families, as well as couples who are looking for a weekend destination. The food, art, and outdoor activities are enjoyable. Take a look at the best things you can do in this city.
- Visit Anvil Center
This is multi-functional space, which is located at the center of New Westminster. Here, you will be able to watch the performances by local artists group. I have to say that these people are so talented and the shows are amazing. This is a great place for theatre and art enthusiasts. Catch a show with your family to have a good time.
- Tour Irving House
This is must-visit attractions for history lovers. Here, you will be able to find out how life had been like in the 1800s. It had been the residence of William Irving, the entrepreneur, and the steamship captain. The mansion has been so well-maintained that it looks still as good as new. If you want, you can avail the guided tour to know more about this historical mansion.
- Marvel the view at New Westminster Quay
New Westminster Quay is located towards the right of Fraser River. Go out with your family on a sunny day. Walk along the boardwalk while you enjoy the scenic beauty. I relaxed and soaked in the sunlight by the hammock.
- Taste the food at river market
If you are a foodie, the best place to enjoy a good meal is the Quayside Drive’s, River Market. There is an extensive range of cafes and restaurants to be found here. Trust me; the food served here is absolutely delicious.