The Exploration Place

333 Becott Place, Prince George, BC, V2L 4V7

The Exploration Place, Museum and Science Centre, is a Northern BC registered charity whose mission is to preserve this region’s local history and foster lifelong learning in the areas of science, technology, heritage and culture.  They offer hands-on experiences throughout their galleries and exhibits for all ages.  Enjoy exploring and learning about this region’s local history and culture, meet live critters and play underneath the dinosaurs.  The Exploration Place offers visitors of all ages a unique experience as well as other services including educational programs, birthday and private party bookings, corporate events, conferences and more!

In their gift shop you can find a variety of unique gifts for all ages and purchases help financially support the great work this museum & science centre does!  Past, present and future; making history together at The Exploration Place!

During your visit you can also enjoy being right in Prince George’s premier park on the banks of the Fraser river, Lheidli T’enneh Memorial Park, where you can visit the Lheidli T’enneh Memorial Pavilion, Rotary Playground, Rotaract Spray Park (seasonal), 1912 Little Prince Steam Engine and Fort George Railway Ice Cream shop (operated seasonally) and more!


(250) 562-1612
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7 days a week


Here's what people are saying about The Exploration Place:
Hit up the Museum today, solid #takeonPG day
Apparently today was #MuseumSelfieDay. I work in a pretty neat place. #explace #takeonpg
Wow! This #cityofpg LOVES its history! #explace #takeonpg @UNBC @JSwainger @ExplorationPG
The Little Prince is on the tracks at @ExplorationPG! Hop on Thurs-Mon, 12-8pm.#takeonpg #cityofpg #hypg
Kids are having a blast already at #adventuresinforestry #cityofpg #yellowheadrotary #takeonpg
Community Sci Celebration first Science Show is starting with @scienceworldca ! #cityofpg #takeonpg
New travelling exhibit, Worlds of the Night, from the Sherbrooke Museum is now open at #Explace! #cityofpg #takeonpg
Canoe construction in progress at The Exploration Place. Come see or check the exhibit Jul 10. #takeonpg #explorebc
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