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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 #8 of 33 attractions in Banff
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Convention Centers, Theaters
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Toronto, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

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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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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Anchorage, Alaska
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Summer arts festival is unparalleled. Saturday night formal ball is the highlight and is incredibly well done. Artists are amazing and it's a privilege to be part of their testing grounds.

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Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

No parking virtually anywhere- be prepped and note that the walk up through the town could have you encounter the huge ELK in the woods. DO NOT TRY TO PET THEM (as I saw one Korean gentleman attempt) The Banff Centre is a nice spot to see some of the area's wild life. Some nice events go on and it's... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Endless shopping or just people watching .. Food everywhere and souvenirs . Easy parking all over ..

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Burnaby, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Everything in Banff seems a little expensive for me. Went there for a conference, the food there is good and the view is just amazing. But considering the price, it may not be a good place for family visit.

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Banff, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We had dinner for grade 9 grad party. Amazing place, one of the best views in town. Food was delicious as always. Highly recommended.

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed here for a conference and were delighted with the quality of the food, accommodations and service from the staff. The center is only a 15 minute walk from downtown Banff, so it was super easy to sneak away for a little bit of shopping between symposiums. Although a little costly, it was well worth it!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Given that it is in a National park, one can understand why the price of everything in Banff is so high. The Banff Centre (food and lodging) is certainly no exception, but it was a great place for a conference, with gorgeous views, proximity to a decent number of restaurants and hiking trails, and good service. I had no complaints... More

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