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Tourism Discovery Centre

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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What a great place to stop!

I was completely taken aback with this small northern BC Tourism Centre. It not only has beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
elaine768
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Telkwa, British Columbia
Great spot in the way into town.

Great books, clothes, maps, tourist guides...awesome bathrooms. Free wifi and a beautifully... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2019
pickeyguest
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Victoria, Canada
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The Williams Lake Visitor Centre is here to help you with all your travel needs! We provide information on Williams Lake, the Cariboo region, and the rest of Canada. The Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin is located in the back half of the building...more
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1660 Broadway Ave S, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 2W4, Canada
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+1 250-392-5025
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was completely taken aback with this small northern BC Tourism Centre. It not only has beautiful bathrooms, but lovely items for purchase, a great place to wander and stretch your legs, local history and great staff. A must see when you pass through Williams...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank elaine768
williamslakevic, Visitor Centre Councillor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

WE are so glad that you enjoyed your visit here

Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

Great books, clothes, maps, tourist guides...awesome bathrooms. Free wifi and a beautifully appointed museum.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank pickeyguest
williamslakevic, Visitor Centre Councillor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2019

I am so glad that you enjoyed your stop!

Reviewed June 19, 2019

We gave this a 5 star because of the beautiful building and the very helpful staff. The carvings in the beams are worth seeing. There is a cowboy museum that we went thru very quickly and the fee is a donation of your choice. We...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Mike S
williamslakevic, Visitor Centre Councillor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2019

Thank you so much we are glad you enjoyed your time here!

Reviewed June 8, 2019

I stopped here to get information on travelling Highway 20. The Discovery Center was a wealth of information.

Date of experience: June 2019
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williamslakevic, Visitor Centre Councillor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2019

We are glad we were able to help you out!

Reviewed June 6, 2019

Huge building, looks fairly new. Plenty of info about most areas. Helpful staff. Free Wifi. Great tourist resource.

Date of experience: June 2019
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williamslakevic, Visitor Centre Councillor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2019

Glad you enjoyed your time here, hope to see you again!

Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Stopped in to look around and found a whole new floor of Williams Lake history. It was a very exciting visit Thanks Joe.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019

I'm hauling a trailer when I pass through Williams Lake and find it very convenient to pull in, use the restroom and the free wifi. If I'm there after hours I can still use the wifi and I have overnighted in the parking lot when...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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williamslakevic, Visitor Centre Councillor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019
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Glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed March 26, 2019

So many helpful brochures! We were visiting from the Lower Mainland so the gift shop area wasn't as necessary for us personally but I loved the variety in brochures and information pamphlets that were available.

Date of experience: March 2019
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williamslakevic, Visitor Centre Councillor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2019

Thank you so much for coming to visit us. I am glad that you found everything that you were looking for.

Reviewed September 24, 2018

This is an absolute mast-see for any visitor to the Fort William area ! The centre is nor only a beautiful building, it is also full of must-not-miss information about the area and its history.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Such a beautiful building to see as you pull into the parking lot! Very helpful staff with quite an inventory of gifts and souvenirs.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Connie M
williamslakevic, Visitor Councillor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you we are glad you enjoyed your stop.

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