tmixʷ | syilx Land and Culture

The syilx people have a deep connection to their land and profound knowledge of local ecosystems. tmixʷ is a syilx word that refers to all living things, including the land, water, animals, people, plants, and much, much more. Explore cultural topics and practice an nsyilxcən greeting.

Kindergarten – Grade 12, Social Studies
Duration: 30 min

The price per program is $75. If this cost is a barrier, please contact us to discuss options.

Contact Jen Garner, Head of Programming, at education@kelownamuseums.ca or 250-868-4836.

The education department of the Kelowna Museums Society takes special care to develop student centered, concept-based programming that is in line with the curriculum guidelines as laid out by the BC Ministry of Education.

Discover the culture and heritage of the Okanagan by exploring your Kelowna Museums.