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McBride Visitor Centre

1000 1 Ave, McBride, British Columbia V0J 2E0, Canada
+1 866-569-3366
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Wonderful historical train station

I really loved how the visitor centre was the old train station in mcbride bc it was so beautiful... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
rosierocks124
,
Leduc, Canada
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Must see in McBride

If you stop in McBride you must visit the train station/info centre. Very helpful staff, lots of... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Ginger I
,
New Westminster, Canada
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1000 1 Ave, McBride, British Columbia V0J 2E0, Canada
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I really loved how the visitor centre was the old train station in mcbride bc it was so beautiful inside and so beautiful outside

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

If you stop in McBride you must visit the train station/info centre. Very helpful staff, lots of useful information and clean washrooms. Attached is a wonderful gift shop with local work.

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Very limited places to stop between Valemont and Prince George so was pleased so pull off the road and stop here. The centre has small café with food cooked to order, was extremely busy due to evacuees but still had great service and was worth...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Very relaxing. Had been on the road for a few daysand needed the time out. Beautiful home.. people VERY friendly.. even little guy...

Thank Donella H
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

Our tour group drove to McBride BC from Jasper AB to catch the Skeena back to Jasper. Being a train buff, it was truly wonderful to see a heritage building in use. Picked up some great free pamphlets and maps of the area from the...More

1  Thank M G
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

On my Via Rail train journeys aboard the excellent thrice weekly 'Skeena' train with its observation and dome cars, passengers were able to inspect (northbound) the excellent huge model railway with its multiple trains operating on a scenicised layout - great job - while southbound...More

1  Thank Victorianlad
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Okay little place nice pictures to view okay didn't seem very helpful maybe just the day skip over this

1  Thank Maria K
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The staff are very informative and friendly. They know their area and can accommodate any one's interest with maps, good directions and insights. Check out the store attached to the visitor center filled with crafts made by local artists. Unlike some of these stores, the...More

2  Thank CeilidhGirl
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped in the old depot and were greeted by friendly staff. My husband also enjoyed the model railroad in an adjoining room.

2  Thank Zodiac41
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Reviewed 10 March 2016

The McBride Visitor Centre is in the train station, along with the Beanery II (coffee, goodies, or hearty soup and awesome sandwiches), and the Whistlestop gallery (showcasing local artists and crafters). A little-known secret is that there is also an amazing model train setup in...More

2  Thank Suzanne M
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