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Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre

Kilometre 1423 Alaska Highway, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6, Canada
+1 867-667-8855
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For Anthropology enthusiasts

Joining one of the several daily scheduled tours is really informative and insightful. Very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda P
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Vernon
Educational place for all ages, we loved it!!

We recently travelled through The Yukon on our way upto Alaska by road... And saw this place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TeresaS812
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Kilometre 1423 Alaska Highway, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6, Canada
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+1 867-667-8855
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Joining one of the several daily scheduled tours is really informative and insightful. Very current presentation is offered.

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently travelled through The Yukon on our way upto Alaska by road... And saw this place advertised in our hotel compendium - thanks Days Inn Whitehorse - we really enjoyed this interpretive centre, Tracey - our docent/educator... was really fantastic and very enthusiastic with...More

Thank TeresaS812
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

However a rather small museum it gives an good overview of the development of Beringia and links to the modern Yukon. The movies and interactive displays are giving a lot of additional information, and teh staff is helpfull to give answers to additional questions.

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very informative with superior displays. It is not a huge place but well worth the visit. Staff was knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank gordonwaldner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a small interpretative museum but well laid out. Plays some movies as well. Enjoyed the time we spent there.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a worthwhile visit and can easily be combined with an arrival and departure from the airport. Interactive displays and very knowledgeable staff.

Thank bcull
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This is a small museum, but they have a movie, some cool skeletons of animals from the ice age, and interesting tour guides. We got to try a hunting device called an atl atl (a simple device to help throw an arrow). Fun for an...More

1  Thank Disneygroupie
Reviewed 15 August 2017

It's pretty hard to keep my attention indoors when there is a ton of info floating around but these people made it fun!! The only time I drifted off is when I was in a nice "cold" theatre watching an actually interesting film about the...More

1  Thank Rob R
Reviewed 14 August 2017

A pleasant surprise near the airport. You can kill some time viewing the exhibits. Only a 10 minute walk to the airport.

1  Thank Toutelemonde123
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I was originally thinking that it would not be worth visiting this place because our museum at home talks about mammoths, etc as well, but it was informative nonetheless and I was happy that I visited after all. You get to see some animal's skeletons...More

2  Thank Elliott S
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