The Department of Tourism and Culture provides the following programs and services for our community in the Yukon.
Supports projects that foster the creative development of the arts in the Yukon and support the principles of the Yukon Arts Policy.
Stimulate the development of niche tourism products, facilitates tourism workshops and builds capacity throughout the Yukon.
Helps individuals, community groups, societies, Yukon First Nations and businesses become involved in the heritage preservation process.
The types of projects considered include:archaeology, palaeontology, community museums, First Nations Heritage or Cultural Centres, historic sites, native language preservation, toponymy, historical research.
Yukon Museums Assistance Program
Watch Berengia come alive and explore treasures of another world.
The Heritage Branch maintains and updates the Yukon Geographical Place Names database of over 5,000 records.