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Jasper Information Centre

500 Connaught Dr, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
780 852 6176
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Ranked #6 of 19 attractions in Jasper
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Historic Sites
Description: This historic building houses the visitor's center for Japer National Park.
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  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Burlington, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

I'm sorry, but if you advertise a walking tour, you need to do some walking. I'm sure the gentleman giving the tour meant well, but we spent 45 minutes listening to a dry history lecture on the porch and front lawn of the Friends of Jasper building without learning much of anything. We left because our feet were sore and... More

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Manhattan, Kansas
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Any questions pertaining to the National Park can be answered there. Find out about road closings or trail closings or any hiking trail questions you might have. Great resource!

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California
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
28 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We've been to many TI offices in many countries that don't even speak the same language as us, and we walked out of here with little new information. Guess the person we got to help us was not happy in his job, and I wouldn't even have bothered to review it, but it popped up as a possibility to review... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

The staff are always informative and knowledgeable and the gift shop is one of my favourites! Some of the proceeds go towards the park!

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Sydney
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96 reviews 96 reviews
48 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We went there to see the stuffed animals on recommendation from our guide.The gift shop was reasonable and sells authentic Native American gifts.Staff were friendly and efficient.

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Menai Bridge, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Very friendly, informative and helpful staff. A busy place as would be expected. Lovely old building, with a huge log fireplace.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
181 reviews 181 reviews
62 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Visited the Centre on first occassion and we felt very welcome. Personnel was eager to help and came with good suggestions. Wifi on the site!!!

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Brisbane, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Staff team was absolutely helpful and friendly. It is also a nice place to while supporting the National Park getting your bear spray. Love all maps provided!!

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Sun City Center, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Great place to get an excellent overview of what to see and do in the area. The maps and information helped us to get the most out of our time in Jasper and Banff National Parks.

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Belleville, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

You can't miss this incredible old stone building right in the middle of Jasper. The staff is friendly and helpful and you can learn a lot about the park and its history from all the info inside, as well as how to find what you're looking for. I also really like the gift store inside :)

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