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Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center
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 Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center, Library, and Museum provide access to information, resources, and services to all members of the Bethel community.

The multi-purpose rooms and classroom, designed for community and cultural events and conferences, are in high demand. Learn more about booking a room on the reservations page.

The Cultural Center also supports local artists and entrepreneurs. Learn more about the Regional Artists and Small Business Cooperative on the membership page.

Contact APECS

APECS International Directorate
Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research
Telegrafenberg A45
14473 Potsdam
Email: info(at)

Our Sponsors

APECS Directorate Sponsor
AWI WortBildmarke Farbe RGB
Further Sponsors and Partners for APECS projects, activities and events