Grand Forks Visitor Centre

Visitor Centres, Accessibility

Visitor CentresBoundary Country, Grand Forks, Thompson Okanagan

524 Central Ave, Grand Forks, British Columbia, V0H 1H0

Accessibility

This business has self-assessed as having the following accessible attributes. Please contact the business directly for further detail if required.

Mobility

Parking
  • Designated accessible parking near an accessible entrance that is specifically marked
Entrance
  • Entrance has no steps or if there are one or more steps, there is non-slip ramp with a maximum of 5% slope
  • One or more entry points are automated
  • Entry route has a door that is at minimum 815 mm wide
Lobby or Reception Area
  • Lowered counter at the reception or ticket desk
Elevator
  • Multiple floors with an elevator that is large enough for a 180* turn with a mobility device (minimum 1.50-metre diameter)
Activities & Transportation
  • Key activities are accessible to guests using mobility devices
  • Accessible spaces have clear views of the main activity (i.e. stage, viewing area)
  • Pathways are hard packed surfaces with a maximum slope 5%

Vision

  • Multiple lighting options to improve visibility

General

Service Dogs
  • Staff have been trained on guide and service dog policies

Welcome to Grand Forks! The Grand Forks Visitor Centre is operated as an integrated Visitor Service Department of Gallery 2 the Grand Forks Art Gallery. Stop by for all your local information needs; whether you are looking for a place to eat, a place to stay, or the latest Arts and Culture offerings, we have you covered! Gallery 2 is Boundary Countrys Public Art Gallery. Featuring engaging contemporary art exhibitions, an artisanal gift shop, and a vibrant art rental program, the gallery provides visitor information and experiences to tourists and local alike.

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