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Yukon Arts Centre

300 College Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5X9, Canada
+1 867-667-8575
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Creative Necklace Exhibit

Very interesting gallery featuring portraits of local people painted by a local doctor. Also... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Toronto, Canada
My introduction to the First Nation

Wonderful information about the First Nation heritage and culture. This is a don't miss. The... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Long Beach, California
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The Yukon Arts Centre (YAC) is a not for profit charitable organization dedicated to the development of the arts as an important cultural, social and economic force in the Yukon. We intend to be model for the development of the arts in the North and a stimulus for a vibrant and creative territory. YAC is the territory's premier venue for performing and visual arts.
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300 College Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5X9, Canada
+1 867-667-8575
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Very interesting gallery featuring portraits of local people painted by a local doctor. Also featured a very creative exhibition of necklaces inspired by famous Canadian women.

Thank foodie07450
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Wonderful information about the First Nation heritage and culture. This is a don't miss. The exhibits are so interesting along with the photos and history itself.

Thank Sonseirae
Reviewed 4 February 2017

It's worth visiting the Yukon Arts Centre just for the great view overlooking the valley and downtown Whitehorse from the outdoor sculpture gallery. Indoors, there are several art spaces and one large art gallery, as well as a lovely theatre and small exhibits of local...More

Thank JJToron2
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Thus is a very nice well kept up venue.. very clean and comfortable. There's is a coat check and a refreshments bar. There is always an art exhibit to look at and admire too that is constantly changing. The staff are very friendly and helpful.

Thank Leegoodwin
Reviewed 9 November 2016

A pleasant place to spend a few hours enjoying the work of several local artisans. There is a variety of types of art - paintings , carvings, pottery and fabric.

Thank nanananna
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Stopped in to check out the gallery which displayed two wonderful photography exhibits. Also had a chance to peak into the performance hall, which looks like a great venue for music and theatre performances.

Thank KayLee H
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I have been to the gallery, listened to music and took part in arts programs (painting instruction) here. All of which is enjoyable. I like the venue, the statues around the outside and spent time reflecting with the dominantly Yukon art. A great place to...More

Thank Kris J
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We took in a great concert here. It is a great venue for live performance. It sees itself as more than that though, showcasing local art in its gallery that seems to change frequently. And it's a nice perk that it is free to view.

Thank CndnFlagOnBckpck
Reviewed 7 May 2016

I was on the hunt for a picture by Arthur Joe, that was listed as part of the permanent collection. I met one of the staff, Rebecca who was new to the Gallery, since January and understand that the permanent collection is not always on...More

Thank Canadianeh62
Reviewed 18 January 2016

The program offers a great selection for all ages and tastes. The volunteers are exceptional, the exhibition either at the community "corridor", the Grotto Gallery or the Main Gallery are always a treat! I love the way it is made accessible for the families as...More

Thank SandraStL
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