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Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre, Whitehorse

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Learn about the ancient history of the Yukon at Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre. Dedicated to the presentation and preservation of the of the history of Beringia, the center teaches visitors about the local area's scientific history, as well as the history of the First Nations people of the area. Inside, find dioramas of extinct ice age animals, skeletons of some of Beringia’s iconic wildlife, and a life-size replica of the Bluefish Caves archeological site. Use our Whitehorse itinerary builder to arrange your visit to Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre and other attractions in Whitehorse.
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  • The staff here are incredibly knowledgble! We went during a quiet time and they gave us a lot of attention and were quite flexible. We did everything thoroughly and we easily spent 2 hours here. I got...  more »
  • This center is a great historical learning center of prehistoric mammals and how they are discovered. I recommend this for any tourist or local to see at least once.  more »
  • Weren't too many visitors on the day I went, so got an excellent personal tour by one of the staff. Some interesting videos that put everything into context as well.  more »
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  • The Berengia museum was the highlight of our trip to Whitehorse. Friendly and knowledgeable staff offer guided tours, with hands on interaction. Videos play throughout the day at their theater to expand your knowledgeable of Berengia. Did you know camels were native to the Americas!?
  • Kinda small but very informative when it comes to ice age animals. Could use some updating (the video I watched was 30 years old).
  • Very interactive and knowledgeable. Good resource towards learning about ancient northern culture
  • Pretty cool. Lots of skeletons of ice age era animals, including a mammoth
  • Fantastic museum about a not-frequently mentioned period of time.