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Stave Falls Visitor Centre

31338 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Mission, British Columbia V4S 1C4, Canada
+1 604-462-1222
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Excellent attraction

Lived here for many years. Driven over the dam lots. Stopped today to see the visitor centre... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Goldwingman
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Port Coquitlam
via mobile
Great visit

Have always been here but never went inside. It has so many things to see and play with. Very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DYurika74
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Maple Ridge, Canada
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31338 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Mission, British Columbia V4S 1C4, Canada
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+1 604-462-1222
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lived here for many years. Driven over the dam lots. Stopped today to see the visitor centre. Realize now what I missed. Great deal of local history here. Had no idea it went back so many years. The guided tour is informative and interesting. I'd...More

Thank Goldwingman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have always been here but never went inside. It has so many things to see and play with. Very interesting place, got a seasons pass for an extra $1 and it's good for revelstoke too. We didn't have time to go through the whole place...More

Thank DYurika74
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Wow! So interesting and informative! My tour guide was amazing and so smart! I've lived here all my life and never knew how much went on here, all these years! This is a must see, if you are visiting, or if you live here! I...More

Thank JoelleWeidner
BCHydro, Manager at Stave Falls Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Hi, thanks so much for sharing about your experience at the Powerhouse. We're happy that you got the chance to stop by and get a tour and we're glad that you enjoyed your time at Stave Falls. it's great that you were able to pick...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017

Several of our grade five classes attended a field trip today and the children loved it. We used the on-line teacher's resources and also did the scavenger hunt at the nearby Hayward Lake to complete the day. I highly recommend this for other school field...More

Thank converge77
BCHydro, Manager at Stave Falls Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Hi, it's great that your grade five classes enjoyed their field trip to the Powerhouse. We find it's a nice hands-on way for varying ages to learn about how we make power. Thanks so much for your review and please do bring your school back...More

Reviewed 5 October 2016

Kids had a blast. First we started with an introduction movie on how the dam generates electricity. We then toured the power house and the kids got to see first hand on how the equipment would have operated and a great history lesson from the...More

1  Thank Adam J
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We spent a good couple of hours looking around the plant, my husband and uncle, both from electrical backgrounds were like kids in a candy shop! The display was very interesting and the engineering amazing. Well worth a stop in this beautiful area

1  Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The BC Hydro visitor centre at Stave Falls is located in a great area for parks, hiking trails, and other outdoor activities. It is a great place to visit for a family day trip or if you're camping in the area. It is a fairly...More

2  Thank smrgeog
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I went there because a scene from Smallville was filmed there so I had to tick it off my bucket list but ended up learning a lot and having a blast! Thanks to the lovely ladies at the front for listening to me fan girl...More

2  Thank Brittny S
Reviewed 19 August 2016

My husband thought this might be a good place to bring my brother and his wife. I thought it would be "okay", but was pleasantly surprised. It was very informative and interesting. I especially enjoyed the wide variety of "hands on" learning opportunities. Staff were...More

2  Thank Annie1228
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I visited th centre today with my son and as soon as we walked up and saw the building I was impressed! I love seeing old buildings and this was impressive! As soon as we walked in my son found an activity he could do....More

2  Thank PurpleHorse49
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gamebowyer
Could you please tell me what your hours are? Will you be open on Easter weekend? Thanks!
4 April 2017|
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