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Tourism Discovery Centre Williams Lake British Columbia on highway 97 is a very inviting tourist... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
chickandbeast
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Durham, Canada
Best visitors centre I've been to

By far the most helpful visitors centre I’ve been to in BC. Really knowledgable staff who are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kim M
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Kenora, Canada
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The Williams Lake Visitor Centre is here to help you with all your travel needs! We provide information on Williams Lake, the Cariboo region, and the rest of Canada. The Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin is located in the back half of the building...more
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1660 Broadway Ave S | Beautifull Not Beautifully, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 2W4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tourism Discovery Centre Williams Lake British Columbia on highway 97 is a very inviting tourist office. Very helpful.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By far the most helpful visitors centre I’ve been to in BC. Really knowledgable staff who are passionate about their town as well as promoting areas around it. Excellent location for dropping off my husband at the top of the Forest Mountain Bike trails so...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The visitor center is amazing... Large, clean, easy to park, with helpful staff. The cowboy museum on site is also great.

Thank Don H
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Our Tourism Discovery Center located on the right hand side of Highway 97 when heading north is without a doubt the most inviting information center anywhere in the Caribou Chilcotin or anywhere in Northern BC for that matter. Now our local Museum is also housed...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Stopped in here to use WiFi. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. This is a lovely building. Lots of visitor information, some lovely local gifts

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Fabulous structure built by the Internationally famous Pioneer Log Homes of British Columbia. The Staff are fun and engaging and with the recent addition of the Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin and the BC Cowboy Hall of Fame .... well just plan to stay a...More

Thank Patti G
williamslakevic, Visitor Counsellor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Hello Patti G, Thank you for the wonderful review! We hope to see you again! Glad you enjoyed your visit. Taylor

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Facility and staff are always fabulous welcoming tourists and locals alike. This is the heart of Cariboo Business and Tourism. Well worth checking them out. Great ambassador for our Region.

Thank Mark D
williamslakevic, Front Office Manager at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you, Mark D!!

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Have passed by but never stopped as we live in northern b.c. Decided to check on alternate route south, by crossing to west side of Fraser River. Staff was Most knowledgeable and Helpful.

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williamslakevic, Office Clerk at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you so much, hope to see you again!

Reviewed 23 July 2017

They found historical information that we needed to find a certain homestead. They emailed the information to us when they had it and we found where we wanted to go to. We had a follow-up email from them to ensure that it had worked. It...More

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williamslakevic, Information Counsellor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Hi bajasunrise, thanks for the review! We're glad that you were able to get the information that you needed! Feel free to e-mail us any time if you have questions about the area. -Amanda

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Knowledgeable staff. Beautiful building although with the museum moving in there it has lost a lot of focus on tourism. Was better with the car and interactive presentation in the log cabin.More

Thank Graham S
williamslakevic, Information Counsellor at Tourism Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Hi Graham! Thank you for the review! We're glad that you enjoyed the building, and hope that you got all the information that you need. Though we are undergoing changes here at the centre, we do our best to maintain a focus on tourism, and...More

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