Port Interpretive Centre


Explore Canada’s Leading Edge

The Port Interpretive Centre provides North Coast residents and visitors with the opportunity to discover the Port of Prince Rupert’s natural advantages as a global trade gateway. Featuring interactive exhibits, the newly redesigned space offers a glimpse into current operations and future growth at the Port. Guests can learn how the Port connects to national supply chains and supplies countries around the world, plus explore the impacts on the communities that surround it.


Hours of Operation

Fall/Winter Hours 

Monday – Friday 8AM – 4:30PM

Holiday Closure

December 23, 2023 – January 1, 2024


Visitor Information Centre

The Port Interpretive Centre is a dual service centre where both visitors and locals can explore more than just the Port—we can also help you get the most out of your visit to our community. The Port Authority has partnered with Tourism Prince Rupert to provide you with great advice and up-to-date information about local accommodations, restaurants, fishing charters, and other Prince Rupert visitor tours and activities. As a member of British Columbia’s Visitor Centre Network, our accredited counsellors provide guests with helpful travel information about Prince Rupert, northwest BC, and many other destinations in the province.