Yukon’s vibrant, thriving arts scene

We may have more moose than people, but the 35,000 enterprising and creative folks who live here are exceptionally talented. Yukon boasts twice the national average of artists per capita – rest assured there will be plenty of arts and entertainment to soak in when you visit.

Art nourished by the land

Art forms unique to Canadian north

Yukon artists are deeply influenced by where they live. First Nation culture and traditions provide a rich foundation for the arts, and creators from all over the world are drawn to the Yukon’s vibrant artistic community. You’ll find indigenous elements in their work, like qiviuq (fine muskox hair), porcupine quills, antler and mammoth ivory.

Cultural convergence

The Yukon is a melting pot of artistic exploration, experimentation and collaborative creativity. Music, theatre and film are a core part of our culture. We’re famous for our year-round music and cultural festivals, so any season is the right time to immerse yourself in Yukon’s art scene.

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  • Arts Underground

    Come down to Arts Underground to shop and browse through the galleries featuring artwork and crafts from Yukon Art Society members. Arts Underground has three gallery spaces, the Focus …

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    Phone: (867) 667-4080

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    Fax: (867) 667-6056

    North End Gallery

    North End Gallery, in Whitehorse, Yukon, specializes in original paintings and prints by traditional and contemporary Yukon artists. A significant part of the gallery is devoted to First …

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    Phone: (867) 393-3590

    Fax: (867) 668-4891

    Triple J's Music, Tattoos and Piercing / gallery22

    Triple J’s is your one stop shop for all things music, art, entertainment, and culture! Located in the heart of downtown Whitehorse, we offer all things cool including tattoos and …

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    Phone: (867) 456-7555

    Yukon Artists At Work

    This artist-run co-operative gallery has brought some of the best Yukon art to the world since it was founded ten years ago. All-original and all-Yukon, Yukon Artists at Work’s goal is to …

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    Phone: (867) 393-4848

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    Fax: (867) 393-4848

    Yukon Arts Centre Public Art Gallery

    The Yukon Arts Centre Public Art Gallery is open year round and hosts ten to fourteen exhibitions a year. Concurrently, in the Community Gallery and Yukon Electrical Youth Gallery we have …

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    gallery@yac.ca
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    Phone: (867) 393-7109

    Alt. Phone: (867) 667-8575

    Fax: 1 (867) 393-6300

  • Alpine Express
    $695
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    Alpine Express

    May 22, 2014 - Sep 28, 2014

    A 3-day weekend getaway puts you in the heart of a Yukon experience: adventure, wild spaces and a welcoming community culture!

    Trek in the alpine of our local mountains, travel by historic...

    Midnight Sun Express
    $695
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    Midnight Sun Express

    May 22, 2014 - Sep 25, 2014

    A perfect 3 day weekend getaway that gives you the highlights of our great Yukon lifestyle.

    Travel by train through the coastal peaks, discover local art, say hello the Yukon’s famed sled...

    Yukon Adventure Starts Here!
    $10

    Yukon Adventure Starts Here!

    Mar 06, 2013 - Dec 31, 2014

    Located by the Yukon River in downtown Whitehorse, MacBride Museum is the perfect place to begin your Yukon adventure. Come face to face with a seven-foot grizzly in our Wild World Gallery, hear...

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