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B.C. Forest Discovery Centre

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I was here in 1978 and again last weekend (2020)...still great

My parents took me here way back in 1978 and I remembered it well. It made a strong impression on... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2020
brads153
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North Vancouver, Canada
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Christmas train

We enjoyed our time at the Discovery centre, the line up for the tickets for the train was long... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2019
Joan T
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This museum educates visitors about British Columbia's large and historic logging industry.
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2892 Drinkwater Rd | Crossroad is Trans Canada Highway 1, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 6C2, Canada
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My parents took me here way back in 1978 and I remembered it well. It made a strong impression on me and helped cultivate my love of trains and British Columbia. Fast forward to January 2020 and it’s still a great attraction to go to. I would have loved to have seen the Xmas
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We enjoyed our time at the Discovery centre, the line up for the tickets for the train was long, but they had a lot of things to entertain the kids We all enjoyed it
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This was our first trip to the BC Forestry Discovery Centre. I was very impressed with the activites they had for the kids including musical performances and a really well run colouring area. The food was reasonably priced and good (though all we had was hot chocolate and
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I have lived in logging camps and wanted to share some of that history with our grandsons. The Discovery Centre helped the boys visualize exactly what I had described to them! Lived the little train, even if they did leave without us,lol. ( they let you off for ten minutes in
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Excellent for all age informative and lots to do. This is something you should not miss. from the museum, to the train ride on a old steam engine AMAZING
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