The following is a sampling of some of the “treasures” to be found in our finest Yukon museum collections. These artifacts were chosen because of their importance to life in the north or because there are interesting Yukon stories attached to them. Many Yukon treasures are hand-made and therefore unique.
Select an institution to see its treasures below.
Thanks to Yukon Historical and Museums Association and especially Erin Wall for the research on this project. Also, thanks to the Canadian Heritage Information Network for their concept and support with this project. You can see more Yukon museum treasures at Artefacts Canada.