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Address: 107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H5, Canada
Phone Number: +1 403-762-6301
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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The Banff Centre presents over 400 public concerts, performing arts events,...

The Banff Centre presents over 400 public concerts, performing arts events, festivals, and gallery exhibits each year. Premier events include the Banff Summer Arts Festival, the Banff Mountain Film & Book Festival, the Banff International String Quartet Competition, and Banff Jazz.

The Banff Centre is the largest arts and creativity incubator on the planet. Our mission is inspiring creativity!

Tickets to all events may be purchased on our website.

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Excellent venue

A great conference venue. Excellent food, service and views. This was an ideal place to meet while allowing the family the opportunity to have fun at the same time.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 July 2015
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New South Wales, Australia
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New South Wales, Australia
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87 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

A great conference venue. Excellent food, service and views. This was an ideal place to meet while allowing the family the opportunity to have fun at the same time.

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JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear CoffsFamily, I was delighted to read this post regarding your conference visit at The Banff Centre. I appreciated the details of your post which I have shared with all our staff and management. I do hope that you will visit again next time you are in North America. With warm regards, Jim Olver More 

Conifer, Colorado
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173 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

We enjoyed working out at the Banff Center. They have a great exercise room with good equipment and the pool is delightfu.

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Thank msalty
JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear msalty, Thank you very much for sharing your recent experience at The Banff Centre on TripAdvisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed your work-out and look forward to your return. Many thanks, Jim Olver More 

Geelong, Australia
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91 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

what a great place to stay surrounded by snow capped mountains and is only a hours drive to lake Louise and the fairmont chateau. We spent 3 days in banff checking out the lakes and gondola ride up sulfur mountain. Plenty of shops and restaurants, although a little expensive but U expect that in a Alpine town

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JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear manwithabackpack, I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Banff. Thanks for sharing on TripAdvisor! Warm regards, Jim Olver More 

Hastings Point, Australia
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58 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

Definitely worth a visit to the centre. You can find everything you need to know about the area there.

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JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear Vicki H, Thank for your post! I hope you are having a great adventure. Please visit again. Many thanks Jim Olver More 

Bogota, Colombia
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28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Cozy, beautiful, calm.. this is the typical image one already has about Canada. You can see its beautiful mountains with snow in the top, typical stores and a perfect weather. Everyone seems to be happy and calm. This was pretty much my favorite part of my year exchange in Canada, plus it has an awesome night life.

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Thank Blanca María B
JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear Blanca María B, Thanks for sharing your impressions of Banff in this post. I love it too! Thaks for spreading the word in this post. Jim Olver More 

Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Though its greate to conference at the Banff Center in the summer, because all the arts programs means there is very interesting and unique cultural events in the evenings, I have really enjoyed hosting global Sales teams, etc, here in the fall. Its crsip and cool in the morning, the food is fabulous, and its motivating to get down to... More 

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JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear Jan B, It was very kind of you to share your experiences at The Banff Centre in this post! I appreciated the detail about your conference activities. I look forward to serving you again - please let me know when you make a reservation. With warm regards, Jim Olver More 

Corpus Christi, Texas
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274 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

This is such a beautiful and scenic area. The views are just amazing. The facilities are very nice with lots of space.

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Thank sstexasham
JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear sstexasham, I am delighted that you enjoyed your recent time in Banff. Thanks for sharing in this post! I look forward to your return. Again my thanks, Jim Olver More 

San Diego, California
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123 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

The Banff Centre is where we heard the popular fiddle player Eileen Ivers play several years ago. We always try to see if there are any interesting performances happening during our stay in Banff during the winter. Ticket prices are very reasonable and you can purchase tickets on line. The Banff Centre also has three different dining places with varying... More 

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JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear f16addict, I enjoyed learning in this post about your interest in the arts and your comments about our performances. Next time you are in Town please contact me for a "behind the scenes tour" before the performance. Thanks again for posting! Best wishes, Jim Olver More 

Sceaux, France
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35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

I stayed at least half a dozen times at the Banff Centre when attending maths conferences and I always enjoy it very much. From very comfortable bedrooms to superb sport facilities, like the swimming pool that opens at 6am and the climbing gym, from incomparable views to a very diverse restaurant buffet, with local café and bar, plus the town... More 

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JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear XianPR, Thank you very much for sharing your excitement about BIRS and The Banff Centre. I appreciated the detail in your comments which I will share with our staff and management. I look forward to your next visit! Warm regards, Jim Olver More 

Toronto, Canada
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205 reviews
141 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015

Scenic location with very good facilities for meetings and performances. Nearby are accommodations that are comfortable but priced a bit high. But it's Banff.

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JimOlver, Guest Relations Manager at The Banff Centre, responded to this review

Dear CanadianEagle747, Thank you for visiting The Banff Centre and sharing your comments on TripAdvisor. I have shared them with our management and staff. Please visit again! With warm regards, Jim Olver More 

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