Join us for an hourly guided tour with one of our knowledgeable Cultural Ambassadors. Included in the tour is a welcome song, captivating film and cedar-rope bracelet making activity. Learn the meaning behind legends, carvings, art, songs and ceremonies. Immerse yourself in this living cultural centre through one on one interactions with staff, perusing our gift shop, or dining in our Thunderbird Café.
To accommodate all guests of Whistler who visit the Centre, we have translated our exhibit map into 8 different languages. We have also developed a self-guided English audio tour so guests can wander through the exhibits and art galleries at their leisure. Our Squamish and Lil’wat Ambassadors are always close by for questions and inquiries.
Our Cultural Centre is wheelchair accessible and we have one wheelchair onsite available for guests to use. If needed please contact us prior to your visit or ask for the chair at our admissions desk.
Tuesdays - Sundays 10am - 5pm. Please note: For groups or scheduled programs please contact: 604 964 0997.
Our people have lived on this land forever — our history and culture are deeply connected to it. Come and hear our stories, see the mountains, rivers, and forests through our eyes.
Purchase a Membership valid for one year and enjoy unlimited free admission for a full year and half price for your guests throughout the year. You will also receive a 15% savings in the Gift Shop and Thunderbird Café, and a newsletter with special offers and invites to events.
|Post Secondary Student||$13.50|
|Students (13 – 18)||$5.00|
|Child (6-12 yrs.)||$5.00|
|Post Secondary Student||$20.00|
The Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre is located in Whistler, BC Canada, on Blackcomb Way (4584) and Lorimer Road right across from the Fairmont Chateau Whistler in the Upper Village.
From Vancouver: cross the Lion’s Gate Bridge, take the West Vancouver exit, turn right on Taylor Way, take Highway 1 exit west, take Highway 99 (Sea to Sky) exit north to Whistler, British Columbia. Turn right off Hwy 99 at Lorimer Road exit into Whistler Village. The Centre is located at the “T” intersection of Lorimer Road and Blackcomb Way across from Lost Lake Park in Whistler’s upper village (approximate driving time: 2 hours).
Please note: For groups or scheduled programs please contact: 604 964 0997.
Once you arrive in Whistler British Columbia, drive to Lorimer Road and, before approaching the Cultural Centre, turn right into Skiers Lot #4. The Centre is just east, across the bridge from the parking lot. There is a designated loading and unloading area, several handicap spaces and bus drop-off.
This is the best way to explore the “Sea-to-Sky Highway” take a guided tour from Vancouver to Whistler. Stop at some of the most beautiful lookouts with knowledgeable and friendly guides. A Landsea Tour includes admission to the SLCC. Visit their website for more details and watch their video all about their tours.