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Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 8:00 am - 6:30 pm
Open today: 8:00 am - 6:30 pm
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Friendly and informative -- worth visiting.

We visited this centre to get more information on Dawson Creek. There was no other visitors and... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
phi12017
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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Great info source

I am local but stopped in to get some info and map for a local site my parents wanted to visit... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
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We are the official Visitor Centre for Dawson Creek. We would love to help you. Maps, directions, brochures, souvenirs, gift shop, accessible washrooms and wifi. Come let our trained and friendly staff help you plan your stay in Dawson Creek and...more
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900 Alaska Ave, Dawson Creek, British Columbia V1G 4T6, Canada
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

We visited this centre to get more information on Dawson Creek. There was no other visitors and there was a young person, possibly a student as duty clerk. She pointed to brochures and related materials that we could help ourselves to without charge. What caught...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank phi12017
VisitorCentre D C, Counsellor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

We are so happy to hear that your experience travelling our Country, Province and City left you feeling informed and that our staff was helpful and friendly. We do have students working throughout the summer, our ladies are very friendly :) The postcards you purchased...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

I am local but stopped in to get some info and map for a local site my parents wanted to visit. Staff was very knowledgeable and friendly

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wendy T
VisitorCentre D C, Counsellor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

We are so glad you popped in. Locals are always welcome but not seen as much as we'd all love. We hope you enjoyed the sites and your visit

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Make this your first stop on your visit to Dawson Creek. Knowledgeable staff and lots of brochures for you to pick up

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Timothy B
VisitorCentre D C, Senior Information Counsellor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hello, thanks for stopping in! Our staff is always happy to help guide you in the right direction. Safe travels!

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This was a great visitor centre. They had information handouts from Alberta, BC, Yukon and Alaska. There was also a girl answering questions about most of the above places. She was very good. We went through the museum as well and really enjoyed the artifacts....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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VisitorCentre D C, Senior Information Counsellor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Hi there! Thank you for the amazing review, our staff is always happy to help you with any of your travel needs. We're also pleased to hear that you enjoyed the museum that the Historical Society puts together. Happy travels!

Reviewed 22 July 2018

Very helpful visitor centre in scenic British Columbia located in Dawson's Creek. Knowledgeable with a gift shop..

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chickandbeast
VisitorCentre D C, Senior Information Counsellor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hello, Thank you for stopping into the Visitor Centre! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 21 July 2018

We drove to the Visitors Center. We were greeted by Lisa. She gave us important fliers and guides to help us along the highway. She highlighted specific items we needed to be aware of and where to visit. She was an amazing hostess for Dawson...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ericbJ4556SY
VisitorCentre D C, Senior Information Counsellor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hello! Thanks for stopping in, we're happy to hear that Lisa was able to provide you with all the information for your travels. Hope you enjoyed the free community BBQ that was offered that day!

Reviewed 9 June 2018

This is one of the better visitor centers in BC; very informative staff and nice souvenirs as well as a museum. We didn't' explore the museum much but I want to go back to Dawson Creek sometime in the figure and do just that.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank iloveromance
VisitorCentre D C, Senior Information Counselor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Hi there! It's a pleasure to hear that our staff was able to help you with everything you need. We look forward to seeing you again in the future!

Reviewed 3 June 2018

located in an old railroad station sits this visitors center, numerous pamphlets/brochures for those visiting the area. a small gift shop is located next to the door. there are two small museums also located here. if you're going to spend the night make sure to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank NEofAZ
VisitorCentre D C, Senior Info Counsellor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hello! Thanks for the nice review, we're happy to hear that you got the information you needed for your stay in Dawson Creek. Happy travels!

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

This should be your first stop with staff waiting to help and answer your questions. There is a nice small gift shop with lots of free brochures for visiting other parts of the Alaskan Highway.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank bluedog1400
VisitorCentre D C, Senior Information Counsellor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hello! Thanks for the kind review, we're very happy to hear that we were your first stop on the highway. Safe travels!

Reviewed 18 May 2018

Even though we pass by this place often this was the first time we stopped. The girl inside was very friendly and helpful and the gift shop had a nice selection of gifts.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mike y
VisitorCentre D C, Senior Information Counsellor at Tourism Dawson Creek Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Hello! Thank you for leaving a kind review, we are always happy to help. We hope to see you again!

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JeffC1005
15 May 2017|
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Response from VisitorCentre D C | Property representative |
Hi Jeff, thanks for your interest in our region! This year is the 75th anniversary of the Alaska Highway so you picked a great year to come visit. We are still gathering information on events pertaining to the highway... More
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