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Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre

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A Must See and Take in The Interperative Shows

This is a must see and don't miss the interpretative talks. The chap that did the talk and tour... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Abbotsford, Canada
Good Family Activity

There are several hands on activities inside and out and the price is cheap. They have a kids... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2018
Warren P
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Kilometre 1423 Alaska Highway, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6, Canada
+1 867-667-8855
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must see and don't miss the interpretative talks. The chap that did the talk and tour was so knowledgeable. Had a real education about the Beringia land mass and the animals that lived there. Do not miss this one and allow 2-3...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank melwillakraft
Reviewed November 9, 2018

There are several hands on activities inside and out and the price is cheap. They have a kids activity center that will entertain the little ones.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Warren P
Reviewed November 6, 2018

A very surprisingly good little museum. It shows human travel and geological formations from millions of years ago. A walking distance from the airport - not even 5 min. It has interactive displays and it is very children friendly. All the staff is very knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank saunalovers
Reviewed October 22, 2018

A great place to learn more about Beringia -- the history of the land, animals, and people. Friendly and helpful staff.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Susan H
Reviewed September 28, 2018

A great center for the area's natural history. Wonderful docents, film, tours all included. Wonderful visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tom G
Reviewed September 24, 2018

OK it's not that big but it's full of things to learn and the two women who were doing the tours were so knowledgeable and approachable. I learned so much. The high point...we learned to throw spears with an 'atlatl', a prehistoric 'chuck it stick'....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Burrorojo
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Fossils and recreations, excellent explanatory movies and a super layout both inside and out make this museum a great first visit. Pay a little more and see the nearby transportation museum as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CanadianBaconToronto
Reviewed September 21, 2018

The Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre is a AAA Gem attraction. We spent about 2 hours here. We had the hotel call us a taxi and then we had the Centre call us a taxi back to town. You definitely want a docent tour to explain...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SanDiegan79
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Very nice natural history exhibits. Particularly fascinating to learn about the Ice Age animals and how they met their end. The fossil and other artifact exhibits were very well done. We watched the movie and took a very informative free tour with a knowledgeable guide....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AKTraveler50
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Another museum that was included in the stops of our Holiday Vacations Alaska tour. This ice age focused museum was quite well done. Amazing the amount of well preserved artifacts that are on display. The tour guides are very passionate about their musuem. As a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jemmie33063
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