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Powerhouse at Stave Falls Visitor Centre

31338 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Mission, British Columbia V4S 1C4, Canada
+1 604-462-1222
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Great visit with my sisters

It is short drive from Mission BC..There is lots of parking ..Short walk from parking lot..They... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Clarencebonetripadvi
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Mission, Canada
Very neat place to visit

It was loaded with interesting history and information that I had no clue about. Excellent staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
smallfamily2015
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Mission, Canada
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Welcome to the Powerhouse at Stave Falls. We are currently open for our 2018 season from March 1 to October 8, 2018. Please refer to our seasonal hours of operation before planning your trip.
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31338 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Mission, British Columbia V4S 1C4, Canada
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+1 604-462-1222
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"bc hydro"
in 12 reviews
"interactive exhibits"
in 4 reviews
"great place to learn"
in 2 reviews
"great outing"
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"local area"
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"field trip"
in 2 reviews
"seasons pass"
in 2 reviews
"electric power"
in 2 reviews
"introductory movie"
in 2 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 2 reviews
"generating station"
in 2 reviews
"local history"
in 2 reviews
"great for kids"
in 2 reviews
"family outing"
in 2 reviews
"all ages"
in 3 reviews
"scavenger hunt"
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"picnic tables"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It is short drive from Mission BC..There is lots of parking ..Short walk from parking lot..They only charge 5.00. So cant complain about that..Also a place to buy souvenirs and got free coffee..

Thank Clarencebonetripadvi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was loaded with interesting history and information that I had no clue about. Excellent staff would definitely go again soon.

Thank smallfamily2015
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here you can see the turbines creating the noises and power as water is used and isvpushed through it .

1  Thank Marie J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Powerhouse at Stave Falls is a great place to visit with families as it offers something for everyone to enjoy. There are incredible displays, demonstrations, antiques, historical pieces to see AND hands-on sciencey fun that the kids can't get enough of. The gift shop...More

1  Thank fraserriversafar2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I got to accompany my daughter and her class on a field trip. This was a first experience for me and it was fascinating. The kids and adults all had a fun and informative time.

1  Thank Rebecca B
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I finally joined a tour of the Powerhouse and so glad I did. Most of us know a little of our hydro electric history but it pales in comparison to actually seeing inside the thick walls of the old site. To think the technology and...More

1  Thank Joyce H
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Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

It is such a good place to go to. It is both fun and educational! I’ve learned so much stuff there! I highly recommend it for people interested in tech, and electric. You can learn about the history of BC hydro. Really highly recommend it!!...More

1  Thank Eric0229
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

I took my elderly mother today for an outing. This popped up on Trip Advisor. It was perfect! What an interesting place. The exhibits are excellent and the staff is amazing! In fact, the staff made our visit. They were helpful, provided in-depth information and...More

1  Thank iceqween13
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Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

I won't go into detail other than to say that the Powerhouse is a very well documented and portrayal of the days of yesteryear! Check it out! You won't be disappointed :)

1  Thank alhalhalal
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

I visited a few years ago with my husband but knew my dad would love it. So we came back, this time with dad in tow, and had a wonderful time exploring the old powerhouse. Our only disappointment was that they were doing construction work...More

1  Thank eightwednesday
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