RAPS Cat Sanctuary Visiting Hours

Saturdays & Sundays 1-4pm

The RAPS Cat Sanctuary – Canada’s cat sanctuary! – Reopens March 30th, 2024.

When visiting the Sanctuary, please follow these rules to ensure a happy, safe experience for you, your family and the feline residents. THANK YOU.

  • Masks are strongly encouraged.
  • Children under 6 not permitted.
  • Children under 13 must be supervised by an adult at all times. Maximum two children per adult.
  • Not all our cats are tame or friendly. Please ask before you touch. Bandages & antiseptics are available in bathrooms.
  • Absolutely no admission to cordoned off areas, closed pens or cages.
  • Please limit the number of visitors in our buildings. If crowded, please visit a different area and return later.
  • Many of our cats are on special diets. No outside treats.
  • Do not pick up the cats.
  • Do not disturb sleeping cats.
  • Do not enter quiet zones for cats.
  • Please move slowly around the cats. No running.
  • Do not chase cats or restrict a cat’s movements.
  • Be gentle and respectful at all times.
  • Speak quietly. No shouting or raised voices.
  • No flash photography.

Please try to keep your visit to one hour so others can enjoy the Sanctuary. Visitors may be asked to wait to enter when capacity is reached.

RAPS Cat Sanctuary
Address: 3380 No 6 Rd, Richmond, BC V6V 1P5 (located behind Phoenix Perennials)
Hours: The RAPS Cat Sanctuary is open to the public Saturdays & Sundays only, from 1 to 4 p.m.
Call 604-275-2036.
If you are coming by car, parking is limited. Please park on No. 6 Road or consider taking transit or carpooling. Do not park in the Phoenix Perennials parking lot.