Visit Whistler’s Living First Nations Cultural Centre

The Squamish and Lil’wat Nations built the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre to house and showcase both their unique nations’ art, history and culture. The Centre’s purpose is to share our cultural knowledge and inspire understanding and respect amongst all people.


Guided Tour

Take a Tour

Friendly Cultural Ambassadors from both the Squamish and Lil’wat Nations provide guided tour experiences on the hour, every hour, 10am – 4pm.

Mezzanine Patio

Events at the SLCC

The Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre is frequently a host venue for community events, seminars and workshops. Click here to purchase tickets to SLCC-hosted events.


Whistler’s Largest First Nations Shop

Visit our Gift Shop in person during our regular operating hours or shop online for Pacific Northwest First Nations merchandise.

Cedar Plank Sockeye Salmon Salad

Thunderbird Café

This indigenous inspired eatery features unique menu items such as a smoked salmon bannock panini, bison pot pie, and venison chili.



Experience guided tours through the museum with one of our knowledgeable Cultural Ambassadors, complete with a welcome song, short film and craft activity.


Visit with your school group and learn about the Squamish and Lil’wat Nation’s rich culture and traditions, from ancient times to modern day.


Group tours are available for groups of 10+. Work with our Sales Team to incorporate craft workshops, cultural performances, and dining options into your group’s unique experience.


Participate in a dynamic range of community engagements including cultural presentation, workshops, film screenings, lectures, book launches, yoga fundraisers and much more.


Take your taste buds on a journey in our Thunderbird Café and enjoy our boutique menu selection of affordable daily specials with a First Nations twist.


Discover our unique selection of merchandise ranging from handcrafted works of art, to home accents, clothing and accessories, jewellery, books and souvenirs.


Experience our exquisite venue for grand scale celebrations and memorable weddings, evening galas, corporate events and intimate gatherings.


Choose from a delightful selection of culinary experiences delivered by our own in house catering company, or one of our preferred catering partners.


View both permanent and temporary exhibitions which showcase the many aspects of the Squamish and Lil’wat cultural history, traditions and practices from ancient times to modern day.


Events at SLCC

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