Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center


The cultural center has re-opened, and is currently accepting reservations.  Reservations can be made by emailing the KuC business office at mflemi14@alaska.edu or by calling  907-543-4504.

The Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center is a unique facility that celebrates the Yup’ik culture. The center serves as a regional gathering center for Southwest Alaskans to stimulate ideas, advance their knowledge, and enhance the quality of life.

The cultural center houses the Kuskokwim Consortium Library, Kuskokwim Art Guild giftshop and Museum which provide access to information, resources, and services to all members of the Bethel community and region. The multi-purpose rooms are designed for community and cultural events and conferences. These rooms are in high demand. 





420 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
PO Box 368
Bethel, AK 99559
(800) 478-5822
Phone: (907) 543-4538
Fax: (907) 543-4539


Location Hours

Cultural Center

Open for scheduled events

Other Hours for Scheduled Events and Rentals


Monday- Friday 11-6, Saturday 12-4



Kuskokwim Art Guild Gift Shop

Tuesday-Saturday, 12-4

For gift shop information or virtual appointments, please call (907)543-4585 or visit www.kuskokwimartguild.com.