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Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre

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Address: Kilometre 1423 Alaska Highway, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6, Canada
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+1 867-667-8855
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09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00

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I can't get enough

I've been to the Yukon twice now in 6 months and I'm in love with the place. I'm going again next weekend! The two visits I've made to Whitehorse, I've visited Beringia during... read more

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Jessica M
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been to the Yukon twice now in 6 months and I'm in love with the place. I'm going again next weekend! The two visits I've made to Whitehorse, I've visited Beringia during some of their special lecture series. I absolutely love it. Great staff and always informative. Who doesn't Mammoths!!!

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St. John's, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I attended a private function at the Beringia and it was a fantastic venue. The displays were well explained and the staff was very friendly. We even got to throw the atlatl. Highly recommend.

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Thank a97rjm
Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this interpretive centre very much. The staff were friendly, the dioramas were gorgeous, and there was a lot to see and touch.

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Thank adurham
Victoria, Canada
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

With regular films, several skeletons (including a mammoth) AND friendly and knowledgeable interpreters, this was well worth adding this to our time in Whitehorse. Our 4 yr old made a great craft with one of the staff and our 2 yr old was free to roam wherever we went. The only thing to be mindful of is their opening hours... More 

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Comox Valley, Canada
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

What an amazing interpretive centre, so inexpensive. Staff extremly helpful & attentive. Interactive displays exceptional. Wonderful for all ages & families.

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Thank glenvanessa200
Vancouver, Canada
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6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

The staff here are incredibly knowledgble! We went during a quiet time and they gave us a lot of attention and were quite flexible. We did everything thoroughly and we easily spent 2 hours here. I got the combined admission here with the Museum of Transportation (across the parking lot) for $12. Great deal for easily 4 hours of museum... More 

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Thank Grace K
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This center is a great historical learning center of prehistoric mammals and how they are discovered. I recommend this for any tourist or local to see at least once.

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Thank Leegoodwin
Langley, British Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Weren't too many visitors on the day I went, so got an excellent personal tour by one of the staff. Some interesting videos that put everything into context as well.

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Thank rangerj557
Brampton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Was interesting, saw a short film was very educational wish they had more to show as far as exhibits, understand it may not be busy as it is a small town but was a nice quick visit.

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Not easy to visit without a car, the Centre, operated by Yukon Tourism and Culture, opened our eyes to the existence of the remains of ice-age mammals in the Yukon, and should not be missed. In fact, at least half a day should be put aside to grasp the unique life in Beringia, the name given to the region encompassing... More 

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