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Indigenous community events, cultural exhibits, and gatherings are your chance to learn traditional practices and skills from cultural ambassadors and thriving Indigenous communities.

Arts & Culture

The Art of Cowichan Knitting

When most people think of Canadian Indigenous art, they usually conjure up thoughts of tall, weathered totem poles bearing the likenesses of...

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Heritage Sites, Cultural Centres

Living Legends: The Circle is the Shape

Our latest Living Legends video shows the importance of extending learning opportunities outside museum walls. It allows visitors to see beyond...

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Arts & Culture

Living Legends: Cedar is Life

Cedar is the tree of life, and it is used by Indigenous people for protection, ceremony, and in daily life. Making a small, simple item such as a...

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Heritage Sites, Cultural Centres

Living Legends: Honouring our Ancestors

Our latest Living Legends video shows how Mike Restasket, a traditional powwow dancer for thirty years, honours the ancestors through...

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Places to Go, Things To Do

National Indigenous History Month: Week One

We have dedicated this month to highlight stories, special events and virtual workshops from some of the 200+ unique Indigenous communities in...

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Learn from Indigenous People – Introducing Indigenous Tourism BC’s Ambassadors

Learn from Indigenous storytellers who share their lives on social media and deliver educational and personal content that raises awareness of...

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Arts & Culture

Introducing The Living Legends Series

The Living Legends series documents stories of living Indigenous peoples who dedicate themselves to the resurgence and revitalization of...

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Gift Shops, Art Galleries & Studios, Museums

Indigenous Online Shopping and Responsible Wishlists

Need a little pick-me-up? Self-care can take the form of new artwork to beautify your personal space, a set of sparkling earrings for your date...

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