Yukon museums, interpretive centres and First Nations cultural centres perform a vital service in preserving our cultural artifacts, traditions and natural history. Yukon Government values the contributions of these organizations and works in partnership with them to set planning priorities, provide resources to empower them, and support the successful development and operation of these institutions.
The Museums Unit provides a variety of services in support of Yukon’s collective heritage.
We do this by:
New Collections Care Resource Available
A new resource is available to assist you in the care of your collection. This collections care step-by-step guide provides instructions to create custom storage mounts for moccasins. Complete with diagrams and images, this guide gives straightforward directions to create storage mounts that reduce handling and allow for easy access while safely supporting the footwear. The guide can also be adapted or modified for mukluks or western style footwear to meet the needs of the footwear in your collection.
Manager, Museums Unit
Toll free (In Yukon): 1-800-661-0408 ext. 3660
100 Hanson St
P.O. Box 2703 (L-1)