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Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre

125 Going-To-The-Sun Road, West Glacier, MT 59936
+1 800-252-3782
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Great Stop

We briefly stopped here before our whitewater rafting trip mostly just to go the bathroom. But we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rachel L
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Newark, Delaware
Closed for the season - gorgeous building

Most things close in Glacier National Park in the fall, but we didn't know if this Visitor... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
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Alberta, Canada Visitor Information Centre. Stop in and get great Alberta information. Spend time in the extensive interpretive centre. Free Wi-Fi.
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125 Going-To-The-Sun Road, West Glacier, MT 59936
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We briefly stopped here before our whitewater rafting trip mostly just to go the bathroom. But we were pleasantly surprised by the beautiful building and exhibits, as well as the amount of information available. We were already planning on going to Alberta later in the...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Most things close in Glacier National Park in the fall, but we didn't know if this Visitor Information for Alberta / Canada would. It was. It's a beautiful building, though, and inside, I spotted a ginormous T-Rex. Looks like a great place to stop for...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

After Glacier we were heading to Canada for 9 days. Staff was very helpful in giving us information and answering our questions. Gave us an Alberta map, and marked route to some of the places we would be going to in Alberta Lots of Canadian...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

It is very easy to mistake this facility for the entrance to Glacier National Park, but no, it is not. Since we were already in the building, we checked out what they have to offer, which is information about Alberta, Canada. The young lady behind...More

Thank LelandSisk
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Visitor_Information, Manager at Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Hi LelandSisk, I am glad to hear that you were able to gather Alberta information for a future trip when you stopped in at the Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre. Enjoy the rest of your vacation.

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Read the reviews here on Trip Advisor, recommending to stop here prior to crossing the border to Canada - sure glad we did! Got a few great border crossing tips, along with maps, suggestions AND being able to book activities (gondola ride in Banff and...More

Thank TaylorRose
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Visitor_Information, Manager at Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi TaylorRose, Thanks for letting us know about your recent visit to the Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre. Enjoy the rest of your trip!

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Do drop by if you're going north to Banff and the Canadian National Parks in Alberta, everyone here is very helpful and they have some pretty neat exhibits and handouts.

Thank Roadrunnergo
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Visitor_Information, Manager at Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hi Roadrunnergo, Thanks for letting us know about your recent visit to the Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre. Enjoy the rest of your trip!

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

There are displays in the Visitors Center, sit in a bobsled. Lots of information available for Alberta, friendly staff, bathrooms and free wifi.

Thank jsMT1994
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Visitor_Information, Manager at Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hi jsMT1994, Thanks for letting us know about your recent visit to the Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre. Enjoy the rest of your trip!

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

If you're planning to travel north from Montana into Alberta, this is the place to stop, ask, listen and learn. The staff is extremely friendly and very knowledgeable about the province. If you have a particular interest for your visitation as to what you would...More

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Visitor_Information, Manager at Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Hi tracus2015, Thank you for your recent review of the Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre. We were so glad to read that the staff provided great personalized service. Enjoy the rest of your vacation!

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is absolutely excellent for a visitor center, with informative displays, lots of information and people on hand who can help you plan a trip. While I was there, they made an RV campsite reservation for someone and they answered some of my questions about...More

Thank Helen H
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Visitor_Information, Manager at Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Hi Helen H, Thank you for letting us know about your recent stop at the Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre. I am glad that you enjoyed our interpretive displays and that the staff were helpful. Enjoy the rest of your trip!

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

this is a great place to spend a few minutes with kids or adults. the TRex meets you when you walk in the door, and there are more animals scattered throughout the building. my boys (5&7) enjoyed walking through the exhibits, although some of the...More

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Visitor_Information, Manager at Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Hi tvoovt, Thanks for letting us know about your recent visit to the Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Information Centre. I appreciate your comments about some of the maintenance required on the exhibits. Enjoy the rest of your trip!

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Runelady
20 August 2016|
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Response from Visitor_Information | Property representative |
Hi, The Travel Alberta West Glacier Visitor Centre is currently open from 8am-6pm, but those hours will reduce at the end of the week to fall hours 9:15-5pm.
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7 July 2015|
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Response from 813Lovetotravel13 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe there were a few items. Don't remember shirts
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