Culture and Heritage

Welcome To Virtual Museum of Nunavut

Ensuring the long term protection, conservation and development of Nunavut's museum collection.

On November 26, 2002, as a result of the creation of Nunavut, the Governments of Nunavut and the Northwest Territories reached an agreement to divide the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre's museum and archives collections. These priceless collections will be delivered to Nunavut from Yellowknife as soon as Nunavut has its own heritage centre.

The Virtual museum has been divided into the following Sections: