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The Banff Centre

107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
403-762-6300, 800-413-8368 in Alberta and British Columbia
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Ranked #5 of 32 Attractions in Banff
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Convention Centers, Theaters
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Sao Paulo, SP
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

Banff is a small tourist town, about 150 miles from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The city is cozy and the surroundings are beautiful. Lake Louise, nearby, is a breathtaking spot.

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Whitecourt, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

We feel so fortunate to have found the indoor climbing walls at the Banff Centre. Just 4$ to drop in and a mere 3$ for harness and shoe rental. Highly, highly recommended !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Awesome town in the middle of paradise. Enjoyed the shops even though most sell the exact same stuff for varying prices

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Very enjoy the hotel, restaurant there. Especially like the sweet potato fries and big rock beer!! Must try them if you go there!!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Although it is the highest town in Canada with an elevation of 1.383 metres it certainly doesn't feel like it as it nestles below the towering Rundle Mountain. Banff is a town worth exploring. Walking through its main streets named after local animals such as Lynx, Muskrat, Marten, Beaver, Bear, Caribou & Grizzly I came across some quaint buildings like... More

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Jaffrey, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We spent and afternoon in Banff and enjoyed the beautiful back drop of the Rocky Mountains. There is all kinds of shopping to be had and restaurants and watering holes for everyone to enjoy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The Banff Centre can be easy to overlook, but it hosts an array of concerts, dance, theater productions, and films. The venue for live music is nicely set up, good space and intimate. The area for the films is also great - they host the Banff Film Festival which is fantastic. If you get a chance to watch one of... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Attended an excellent finally concerts of young and talented musicians from around the world. This concert concluded a 3 weeks of practicing and learning with the most qualified teachers in the world! show ur support and attend during your visit in Banff....very reasonable senior prices and early shows...

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

There is a wonderful concert hall and a jazz hall in the basement. I also strongly recommend the Vista dining room with a wonderful view.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

An event held there for more than 330 guests to help raise funds for gifted art students to attend the Banff Fine Arts Programs. What a terrific venue and well organized!

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