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Grand Forks Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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26th Annual Wine Tasting Gala at the Grand Forks Historical Arts and Culture Centre

This was the first time we've been to the Wine Tasting event at the local Art and Cultural Centre... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
LovelyRachel
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Vancouver, Canada
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This visitor centre grows above all centres visited by us. Located inside, the nicely restored, old... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Jack D
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Calgary
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We provide visitor services for Grand Forks , the Boundary Region and British Columbia. Stop in to hear about the latest events, shopping, accommodation, restaurants and much more!
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524 Central Ave, Grand Forks, British Columbia V0H 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

The Grand Forks Visitor center Grand Forks British Columbia is helpful an has a nice little gift shop.

Date of experience: June 2018
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valuedguest2014, Manager at Grand Forks Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

We appreciate that you took the time to review us, it's good to know that we're on the right track. Hope you enjoyed yourself in Grand Forks.

Reviewed 17 June 2018

This Visitor Center is situated inside the old court house and has an excellent number of informative leaflets giving details of the attractions in the area. The lady on duty was also very helpful and friendly.

Date of experience: June 2018
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valuedguest2014, Manager at Grand Forks Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us, we're glad to have been able to help you out.

Reviewed 23 November 2017

This was the first time we've been to the Wine Tasting event at the local Art and Cultural Centre in Grand Forks, BC. It was a beautifully organized event and the entire gallery was lit up for the season, showcasing " A Season Of Song"....More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

This visitor centre grows above all centres visited by us. Located inside, the nicely restored, old courthouse, built over century ago, by famous architect, has it all and much more. Very friendly and informative staff, beautiful location, community oriented permanent presentation, well supplied gift shop...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

We had NEVER been to Grand Forks before. Usually if we go somewhere new we typically look for a Visitor Information Centre, Museum and Chamber of Commerce to learn a little about the area and to get tips about where to stay and what to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Maxwell N, Manager at Grand Forks Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank for taking the time to review the various places you visited while you were in Grand Forks last summer. It must have been a memorable experience and that is very rewarding for us to know that we had a little part in making it...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We are so glad we stopped by to get some information about the Doukhobors. The lady in the centre gave us all the information we needed and more. Without her help we would have not known about the Doukhobor heritage centre in Castlegar. Although she...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Dawsha H, Manager at Grand Forks Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Glad you lucked out and were able to visit the site. Hope you come back and see us again. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 27 September 2016

The first floor has displays on local history with lots of old photographs. Other rooms have art for sale, the gift shop, and a tourist information center. Dawsha, in the information center, was very friendly and helpful. We were interested in the area's Doukhobor history...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Followingamelia
Dawsha H, Manager at Grand Forks Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Doukhobour history and wonderful "Borscht" are one of the top ten inquiries we receive in the Visitor Centre. After checking out some of the former villages on the Doukhobour Heritage Drive, the display at the Boundary Museum and Flour Mill, trying some borscht, pyrahi or...More

Reviewed 10 September 2016

We had our vacation trip all planned in advance but we always like to visit a visitor center just in case we miss anything. What I thought would be a small center was actually quite large. A lady who was assisting an older couple was...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Dawsha H, Manager at Grand Forks Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Thanks for making a stop at Visitor Centres when you travel. Staff are experts in their community's "special things to do and see". We may not know everything, but we usually know where to find the right answers. We appreciate hearing the feedback and hope...More

Reviewed 20 August 2016

we stopped in to ask about kettle valley trail and were met with very helpful and friendly staff that made it easy It would seem everyone we met in Grand Forks were great people

Date of experience: August 2016
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Dawsha H, Manager at Grand Forks Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Glad you had a good experience in our Centre and in all of Grand Forks. We agree, Grand Forks people are friendly.

Reviewed 8 August 2016

We arrived looking for accommodation for the night and things to do in the area. The staff gave us a list of motels which helped us decide where we wanted to stay. The motel is great

Date of experience: August 2016
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Dawsha H, Manager at Grand Forks Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Thanks for letting us know that we're on the right track when assisting visitors. We hope you gave the motel a great review also.

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