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Arctic Coast Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great Visitor's Center

We recently had the opportunity to visit Cambridge Bay while on a Crystal Northwest Passage trip... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2017
Alaska23_Family
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Eagle River, Alaska
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Worth visiting

Enjoyed a visit here. Great polar bear in the entrance area. Lots of information on the area... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2017
ELC_Freddy_Beach
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Charlottetown, Canada
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The Arctic Coast Visitor Centre located in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut provides information about local attractions and businesses that can enhance a travelers experience during their visit.
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3 Omingmak Street, Cambridge Bay, Nunavut X0B 0C0, Canada
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+1 867-983-2224
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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

We recently had the opportunity to visit Cambridge Bay while on a Crystal Northwest Passage trip. This Visitor's Center displayed lots of history and Inuit artifacts. Staff members were very friendly and helpful. Worth a visit when in CB.

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Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a visit here. Great polar bear in the entrance area. Lots of information on the area services and history.

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Reviewed January 30, 2016

Located across from an old Hudson BayTrading Post building, you can spend hours reading and looking at the displays. From the 9 foot erect standing Polar Bear (with a sad description of why it was eventually shot) to the other various local animals who pelts...More

5  Thank bobbriggs2016
Reviewed April 28, 2015

On a long weekend getaway to Cambridge Bay (like you do)...and stopped into the Visitor Centre - very friendly and informative. Great gift shop, with local artifacts. We got the info we needed and so headed out to Mount Pelly to hike - a great...More

4  Thank BenLar137
Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

We were a group of Environmental managers from the Arctic countries that got a special guidance at the Center. Yvonne the boss told us all we wanted to know - and more. Especially the Polarship Mauds history is interesting - also wether or not she...More

6  Thank Gourmettrollet
Reviewed February 15, 2014

Educationally enlightening, warm and welcoming. All Visitor Centres should learn from this one! Yvonne, the Manager, goes 'above and beyond' to assist in answering the most oblique queries. It is a very caring centre. Thank you. The plans to expand the merchandise component are an...More

7  Thank Angela G
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