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Excellent history exhibition at museum & great views

Loads of free parking and a nice walk to the museum along wooden boardwalk overlooking the beach... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
TheGuv-and-Bolli
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Ayr, United Kingdom
Worth the stop

It is worth stopping here, as the rangers are full of great information. They will show any film... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2018
SteveMirn
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

Loads of free parking and a nice walk to the museum along wooden boardwalk overlooking the beach. Two floors of history to read, artefacts to view, buttons to push for the kids and short films to watch including one about a shipwreck that took many...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

It is worth stopping here, as the rangers are full of great information. They will show any film you'd like to see on the area - the list is hanging next to the theater. It's a good starting point for the South Beach Trail, too...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SteveMirn
Reviewed September 28, 2018

The location and views are fantastic. The visitor center is small and has some interesting information but will not take long to view everything it offers. At least one of the informational signs needs to be updated, though, to be more accurate because it depicts...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

Very interesting small museum, with lots of info on the history of the area and the people living there. All in small texts and with lots of beautiful pictures and paintings.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

Folks were very knowledgeable and helpful! A great way to start a holiday, meeting such nice people.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Interactive exhibits, interesting talk from ranger about knowing your bear from wolf or cougar scat...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jo S
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Helpful staff, interesting displays and a fabulous view of the beach and ocean (on a good day) make the Kwisitis Centre well worth a visit. I would give five stars if it had a coffee shop.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank matalaman
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

This visitor centre has an incredible location, overlooking the ocean and a fantastic beach. In our visit in mid-August, there was a line up of people waiting to ask the single park ranger on duty questions. There is a rather forelorn exhibition that has limited...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jinnes
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Great place to visit. We went into the gift shop and the guy there was very chatty and friendly. Also wandered around the exhibits which are well annotated and worth a look. The beach is a great place to walk or play.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ilovetouring
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We visited the Kwisitic Center on 3 different occasions, always to attend the free naturalist-led educational programs. All the walks were family friendly, and the naturalists very knowledgeable and approachable.

Date of experience: July 2018
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