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About the Centre

The Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre houses the Government of the Northwest Territories’ museum and archives.

NWT Archives

The NWT Archives collects both governmental and non-governmental documents related to the history of the Northwest Territories.

Exhibits

The Exhibits department designs, displays, and circulates exhibits interpreting the human and natural history of the Northwest Territories as well as other topics.

Collections

The Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre houses and manages the museum collections of the Government of the Northwest Territories.

Community Cultural Development

The Community Cultural Development Office supports individuals and organizations actively involved in arts, cultural and heritage activities.

Conservation

The Conservation section is responsible for the preservation of artifacts and archival materials in the PWNHC holdings.

Cultural Places

The NWT Cultural Places Program promotes the protection, investigation, interpretation, and commemoration of significant cultural places in the Northwest Territories.

Public Service Announcement – Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre Re-Opening

YELLOWKNIFE, NT (July 15, 2020)

The Department of Education, Culture and Employment (ECE) is pleased to announce that the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre (PWNHC) will be re-opening to the public starting July 16.

Members of the public will be able to visit PWNHC weekly from Wednesday to Sunday, 1p.m. to 5p.m.


Le ministère de l’Éducation, de la Culture et de la Formation (MÉCF) est heureux d’annoncer

Yellowknife (TNO), le 15 juillet 2020

Le ministère de l’Éducation, de la Culture et de la Formation (MÉCF) est heureux d’annoncer que le Centre du patrimoine septentrional Prince de Galles (CPSPG) rouvrira ses portes au public le 16 juillet et accueillera les visiteurs du mercredi au dimanche, de 13 h à 17 h.