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Alert Bay Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Many Brochures, Maps, Guides on View

This small office has tons of helpful brochures not only about the immediate area, but all parts... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2019
Jan206
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Seattle, Washington
Visit to U'mista

The restaurant etc. were just part of the visit to Alert Bay and the main reason for going was to... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2019
Curiosity791967
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Victoria, Canada
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Oct 25, 2019
“Many Brochures, Maps, Guides on View”
Oct 14, 2019
“Visit to U'mista”
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Rich with Kwakwaka’wakw Culture & History. The U’mista Cultural Centre has the famed Potlatch Collection, taken by Canadian Government in 1922. The Alert Bay Library-Museum has many photographs of local history & items from early settlement years...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration:More than 3 hours
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118 Fir Street, Alert Bay, British Columbia V0N 1A0, Canada
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+1 250-974-5024
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This small office has tons of helpful brochures not only about the immediate area, but all parts of British Columbia. It's definitely worth a visit for guides and maps.
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The restaurant etc. were just part of the visit to Alert Bay and the main reason for going was to visit U'Mista
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The woman who helped us at the Visitor's Centre was a wealth of information and thanks to her we spent more time than we had planned on. It is a good idea to go to the Visitor Centre when you get off the ferry.
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Alert Bay was selected due to their marketing of their marketing of the surrounding bay as the home of a large pod of Orcas. It was initially disappointing to learn the odds of viewing orcas from the island depended mostly on good luck in being at the right place, however the
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The Alert Bay Visitor Centre is staffed by enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff. They were very helpful and our day went smoothly because of the advice and help offered here.
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