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.
Unique to the SLCC, join an Ambassador for one of our hourly guided tours on the hour from 10am – 4pm. Included with Museum Admission, the hour-long experience includes:
Part of the Canadian Signature Experiences, our What We Treasure tour is a once-in-a-lifetime travel experience found only in Canada.
Tuesdays through Sundays – Hourly from 10 am – 4 pm, with the last tour starting at 3 pm.
Experience our signature tour, “What We Treasure”, delivered by Cultural Ambassadors who share their own stories and first-hand cultural experiences. Throughout this tour your group will view artifacts and hear stories that give an overview of the past and present way of life of the Squamish and Lil’wat peoples. This tour includes a welcome song, short film, and exhibit tour.
Saturdays and Sundays 1pm, starting February 4 – Oct 8, 2023
Join our feature tour this winter, hosted by a Cultural Ambassador with a welcome drum song, short film, guided tour of the Great Hall and introduction to the Unceded Exhibition. Guided tour included with Museum Admission.
Regular Hours of Operation:
We are open for business! We are refreshing our space – please access the main entrance on Blackcomb Way.
Museum and Gift Shop: Tuesday – Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm (Closed Monday)
Thunderbird Cafe: Tuesday – Sunday, 10 am – 4 pm (Closed Monday)
The Gift Shop is available for online purchases at slcc.ca/shop
Upcoming Early Closures:
Friday, May 26th – Museum closing at 4 pm, last tour at 3 pm, Café and Gift Shop closing at 4 pm.
Saturday, May 27th – Museum closing at 4 pm, last tour at 3 pm, Cafe closing at 2:30 pm, Gift Shop closing at 3:30 pm.
Friday, June 2nd – Museum closing at 4:30 pm, last tour at 3 pm, Cafe closing at 3 pm, Gift Shop closing at 4 pm.
Wednesday, June 7th – Museum closing at 4:30 pm, last tour at 3 pm.
|Child (6-18 yrs.)||$7.00|
|Child (5 under)||$0|
Regular Hours of Operation are Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 5pm (Closed Monday). See Early Closure notices above under Admission and Hours.
Our Cultural Centre is wheelchair accessible and we have wheelchairs onsite available for guests to use. Please contact the SLCC prior to your visit or ask for the chair at our admissions desk upon arrival.
Exhibit maps are available in French, Chinese, Dutch, German, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese and Spanish. Request your copy at the admissions desk upon check in.
The Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre is located in Whistler, British Columbia, at 4584 Blackcomb Way in Whistler’s Upper Village.
From Vancouver: take Highway 99 (Sea to Sky) north to Whistler. In approx. 100 kms, turn right off Hwy 99 at Lorimer Road into Whistler Village. The SLCC is located at the corner 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.
Limited parking is available onsite off Blackcomb Way; additional parking is available along Blackcomb Way (2 hours max street parking) and in the Day Lots.
Knowledgeable Cultural Ambassadors share their cultural teachings with guests during guided tours; visit our Group Tours page for more information.
Discover our unique style of modern First Nation’s cuisine such as bannock, salmon and venison. Visit the Thunderbird Café.
Discover our unique selection of First Nations merchandise ranging from handcrafted works of art, to home accents, clothing and accessories, jewellery, pottery, baskets, books and souvenir merchandise. Visit the Gallery & Gift Shop.
Weddings at the SLCC are some of the most spectacular; learn more about our venue as your wedding location by visiting slcc.ca/weddings.