Ceremonial opening held for new Waterton Lakes Visitor Centre

Federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, Steven Guilbeault was on hand for the ceremonial opening on Tuesday.

He said, “Waterton Lakes National Park’s new visitor centre is the result of years of collaboration and hard work between the Government of Canada and local Indigenous partners.”

“Canada has invested approximately $167 million in the park as part of the largest federal infrastructure investment program in the history of Parks Canada. This landmark project is an investment in the future,” Guilbeault said.

He continued, “The visitor centre will welcome Canadians and visitors from around the