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Address: 381 Trans Canada Hwy, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 3R5, Canada
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+1 250-746-4636

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Very Helpful Staff answered All our Questions

I very nice experience. We were greeted as we walked in and they were very helpful in answering our questions and offering suggestions.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I very nice experience. We were greeted as we walked in and they were very helpful in answering our questions and offering suggestions.

Thank michaely416
Outlook, Saskatchewan, Canada
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We stopped to get information on the area and came out with all kinds of ideas for local attractions. Both staff that we spoke to were very helpful and gave personal recommendations for the attractions. They recommended a visit to the Kinsol Trestle, from the north side and warned us about the gravel road access. We made the visit and... More 

Thank Kathy K
Duncan, Canada
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is definitely a must stop and see destination point in Duncan. There is so much useful information, friendly volunteers and lovely gift items. It makes a wonderful one stop shop.

Thank Tina S
Duncan, Canada
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30 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I stopped by to get some information about a specific hiking trail in the area. The older gentleman working didn't know anything about it (or even recommendations of other hiking trails in the area). He offered us some brochure, but they didn't give us any information we didn't already know. But he was friendly and tried his best.

Thank mel_watkins1219
Chemainus, Canada
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The staff are well versed on the Cowichan Valley region: vineyards, restaurants, and local art. The chamber of commerce is also located in the building the Manager, Sonia can answer most business questions regarding the business community,

Thank 729BB
Mill Bay, Canada
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98 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

You must visit this centre before you do your local visiting. If you don't, you will surely miss out. Happy to answer any number of questions you might have.

Thank Sandie Y
Duncan, Canada
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20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

we recommend anyone visiting the area to drop in, the staff are really great , knowledgable and will provide you with any info you may need. while you are there just cross the parking lot and visit the Forest Discovery Centre.

Thank Allan G
Port Ludlow, Washington
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89 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Went there on Canada Day weekend. Lots of information on local programs in the areas adjacent to the center. Very nice people!

Thank Lynda L
St. Louis, MO
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50 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We happened to stop here just to use the facilities and stumbled upon a great resource. Maps, advice and all manner of helpful information from the knowledgeable staff. Well worth the stop.

Thank mad_low
Duncan, Canada
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22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

When you stop here for information, you are also at the Discovery Centre, a functioning museum and park with a true steam locomotive.

Thank Adrian M

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