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Northern Frontier Visitors Center

#4, 4807-49th Street, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 3T5 , Canada
(867) 873-4262
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Ranked #3 of 18 attractions in Yellowknife
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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English first
Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

The staff provided very helpful information, all were well informed and friendly. The exhibits were well presented and interesting. Nice gift shop, too.

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Nicholasville
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW via mobile

Great suggestions on how to enjoy stay in Yellowknife. Toured museum, Legislature building, Went to Pilot's monument. Farmer's Market. great food. Had a great time. Also gave great advise on what to see on way out. Tracy Terrien, & staff very helpful. Made trip well worth the effort. Thanks Glenn & Betty

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Edmonton, Canada
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
19 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

As per the title, we walked in to find the souvenirs and only noticed the information about Yellowknife in the background. The staff were somewhat helpful when asked questions.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Taylor and Timothy were extra friendly, and explained all of the key sites within YK. Without their help, I may have missed certain destinations.

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Ottawa, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

friendly staff, good souvenirs, referrals to tours and restaurants make the visitors centre worth visiting more than once... and there are free bicycles to borrow outside the door.

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

This place is incredible! We talked to the super-friendly staff almost everyday and got amazing stories and tips! The BEST was the completely FREE bikes that we could pick up every morning and return at close. We couldn't believe it! We were in Yellowknife for 10 days and those bikes certainly made it amazing and allowed us to explore all... More

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Yellowknife, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Staff at visitors centre are knowledgeable, exceptionally helpful and lots of fun. Deserve great credit for making visitors to Yellowknife aware of diverse tourist experiences. Good for Yellowknife information and beyond.

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Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Great resource centre, I was able to use their phone to call a few car rental companies, and they told us some good places to eat. Cool little museum on the top floor as well. Would definitely check this place out at the beginning of your visit!

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Kakabeka Falls, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We went back here several times during our visit to Yellowknife.The staff was so friendly and helpful and the displays in the building are beautiful.

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Hong Kong, China
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We went there to get the souvenir (pin) and bought the certificate. We looked around and saw some artifacts. We also got a chance to know abt mining in this centre. Good facility and staff.

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