Cultural Centre

The upcoming Saulteau First Nations Cultural Centre is a beacon of hope and cultural revival for the Saulteau community. Slated to open in the near future, this centre promises to be a hub for the preservation and celebration of the rich heritage of the Saulteau First Nations.

Nestled in a picturesque location that resonates with the community's deep connection to the land, the cultural centre's design harmoniously blends traditional architectural elements with modern sustainability practices. The use of natural materials and the incorporation of symbolic motifs in the design pay homage to the Saulteau people's ancestral skills and respect for nature.

Inside, the centre will feature an extensive array of exhibits showcasing traditional arts, crafts, and historical artifacts, each telling a story of the Saulteau First Nations' past. Interactive displays and multimedia installations are also planned to offer an immersive educational experience to visitors of all ages.

A significant highlight of the centre is the inclusion of spaces dedicated to the teaching and learning of the Saulteau language and cultural practices. Workshops, lectures, and classes conducted by elders and experts will be regular events, fostering a strong sense of community and continuity of traditions.

Furthermore, the centre aims to be more than just a museum. It envisions becoming a vibrant gathering place for both the Saulteau community and visitors. Plans include a performance area for cultural events, a community hall for social gatherings, and outdoor spaces for traditional ceremonies.

The Saulteau First Nations Cultural Centre stands as a testament to the resilience and pride of the Saulteau people. It is not just a building but a living, breathing entity that encapsulates the spirit of a community looking forward to a future where their culture and traditions are not just remembered but actively lived and celebrated.

Cultural Centre - Contacts

Jamie Kristoffy
Culture and Heritage Manager
(250) 788-3955
 Ext. 2095
Tylene Paquette
Cultural Connections Coordinator
(250) 401-1580
 Ext. 2101
Carlee Westgate
Community Events Coordinator
(250) 788-3955
 Ext. 2094