Northern Lights Centre

Northern Lights Centre in Watson Lake is home to the Yukon's only visitor facility dedicated to the science and folklore of the aurora borealis. A two-part presentation which features "The Yukon's Northern Lights" (filmed and produced entirely in the Yukon) and "Big" which is an entertaining sky show that uses 3-D computer animation, stop-motion characters, and a surround-sound musical score to explore the age-old mysteries of the universe that continue to fascinate. uses a light-hearted storytelling style

The presentation uses a light-hearted storytelling style and lasts approximately one hour

807 Frank Trail
Watson Lake, YT Y0A 1C0

Due to the COVID-19 virus, the Northern Lights Centre is closed for the 2020 season

Typical Operating Hours

Mid-May to mid-September:


12:30pm - 9:30pm

Off season:

By appointment only


(867) 536-7827
(867) 536-2498