We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre

Kilometre 1423 Alaska Highway, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6, Canada
+1 867-667-8855
Website
Save
Review Highlights
A must see in Whitehorse

This beautiful facility offers a variety of models, dioramas and films to show what this area... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
DIVERSTWO
,
BRITISH COLUMBIA
So Interesting!

This is a highly educational choice. We learned so much. It was especially interesting because we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MaureenH_11
,
Sechelt, Canada
Read all 245 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice age” (38 reviews)
“land bridge” (19 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
LOCATION
Kilometre 1423 Alaska Highway, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6, Canada
CONTACT
Website
+1 867-667-8855
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (245)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 224 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This beautiful facility offers a variety of models, dioramas and films to show what this area looked like before, during and after the last Ice Age. It is a must see if you are in Whitehorse and you should plan on spending a minimum of...More

1  Thank DIVERSTWO
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a highly educational choice. We learned so much. It was especially interesting because we had toured the Dredge at Dawson City - this Centre tied it all together. Staff are excellent.

1  Thank MaureenH_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit here and we were surprised by the collection of displays. Excellent skeletal displays of animals.

1  Thank NatParkFan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This centre is a great way to find out the history of the land and the people who lived here. The staff are friendly and answer any questions you may have. There is a very good movie describing the evolution of the area. After the...More

1  Thank gjsamson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bring young or old you will be surprised by what you learn.Great activities for young and old no matter what the weather.

1  Thank donnasB4179ES
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is all about the northwestern part of the continent, Alaska and the Yukon in particular, as it was in pre-historic times. The geology, flora, and fauna are covered superficially. This is not a negative. Indeed, the museum is well arranged so that tourists...More

1  Thank W J K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The is a wonderful stop to update your history of humankind, animals and the impact of the ice age, human migration and the geographical history of Yukon, Alaska, the Bering Strait and it's connection to Asia. The museum/centre is a little dated but still very...More

1  Thank WillG568
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is totally awesome and should not be missed! $5 admission and worth 5 times the amount. So well done with wooly mammoth, simitar cats, giant beaver, etc. skeletons. A REAL education to us all of what the North really was like during the...More

1  Thank Sandyj7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not as big as some natural history museums, this one still deals with the subject matter in a comprehensive way, talking about the specific meteorological and geological conditions that led to the formation of the present Yukon landscape. The exhibits are well done and there...More

1  Thank Edward W
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I found the Interpretive Centre to be very interesting and educational. The staff did a wonderful job with the tour and the displays were well done. Great job by everyone

1  Thank 46JimH46
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
506 All Day Grill
101 reviews
1.48 km away
The Hue Oasis Restaurant
46 reviews
.51 km away
Gold Rush Inn
105 reviews
1.52 km away
Airport Chalet
60 reviews
.60 km away
Nearby Attractions
MacBride Museum
358 reviews
1.95 km away
Yukon Visitor Information Centre
280 reviews
1.86 km away
S.S. Klondike
436 reviews
1.73 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit