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Parks Canada Visitors Centre

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Address: Train Station, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
Phone Number: 1-204-675-8863

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The staff at Parks Canada Visitors Centre and very enthusiastic about the centre and about Churchill. You will learn a lot if you spend just ½ hour here.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

The staff at Parks Canada Visitors Centre and very enthusiastic about the centre and about Churchill. You will learn a lot if you spend just ½ hour here.

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Shawinigan, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

It has an interesting exhibit, lots of good brochures and informationg to give you. Nice old building.

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Really pleasant staff, lots of interesting information and exhibits. Make sure you visit when in Churchill

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Perth, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Tucked away in the building that also serves as Churchill's train station, I wonder how many people would miss it as they pass through. Fantastic interpretation on the history, culture and wildlife of Churchill. You could spend half a day there easily and if the weather outside is cold enough why not do it.

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Toronto
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The staff were so helpful and informative and the displays contained within were very interesting. If you travel to Churchill you have to visit this Centre.

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sandy utah
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112 reviews 112 reviews
80 attraction reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Very well done, lots of information. The ranger was very knowledgeable and friendly. I learned a lot

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New Jersey, USA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

More than a visitor center for Canada's Parks, it's also a mini museum. Well worth a stop. They also havea great free map of Churchill.

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Millstadt
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Dwain gave us a great interpretation of what is being done to conserve the land, animals, and culture of this remote area that is so vital to the ecosystem. History of Hudson Bay goes back before the US Revolution.

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Tunbridge Wells, England, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
20 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Small museum in the Churchill rail station. Good modern displays and interactive visual displays. worth visiting before you get out on the tundra as gives some background to area etc

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Interesting place to while away a bit of time but no wow factor. But if you're in Churchill it's worth a look

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