Nk'Mip Desert Cultural Centre
1000 Rancher Creek Road (Off Highway # 3) East Osoyoos

Phone: 250-495-7901 - Toll Free: 1-888-495-8555
Please call us for hours of operation and daily program information.

Website: www.nkmipdesert.com

Daily summer programs explore the lands and legends of the Okanagan First Nations, including rattlesnake programs and animal displays. Coyote's Giftshop has a wide selection of jewellery, giftware, clothing and unique products.

Explore the Centre...
The spectacular NkíMip Desert Cultural Centre (pronounced in-ka-meep) is the Okanaganís newest family tourism destination. The state-of-the-art interpretive centre is an architectural marvel sensitively constructed into a hillside. Extensive indoor and outdoor exhibit galleries create a fun, interactive learning environment with hands-on displays, education stations and two multi-media theatre experiences.
Discover the fascinating stories of Canadaís only desert and share in the rich living culture of the Okanagan people.

Spring Hours: (March - April) Tuesday thru Saturday 9:30 am - 4:00 pm (Closed Sunday and Monday)
Summer - Fall Hours: (May thru October) Open Daily 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Closed November thru February
The centre is accessible for the disabled. Many self-guided trails and exhibits are suitable for most wheelchairs.