Gift Shop

Gift Shop - NOW OFFERING CURBSIDE PICK UP  519.846.0916 X 5221

Open daily, the Museum Gift Shop is located in the front lobby of the Museum. We offer a unique selection of handmade and locally sourced crafts, toys, books, art glass, prints, apparel, and old-fashioned candy.

NEW - Wellington County Museum and Archives mugs.

Royal Canadian Legion

Our official Royal Canadian Legion merchandise is available year round. Silk scarves, umbrellas, wristbands, pins, hats, jewelry, apparel, tribute candles and much more. 

History Books and Publications Available In The Gift Shop

  • Arthur & Area WW1 & WWII Veterans - by Arthur & Area Historical Society
  • A Stolen Life: Searching for Richard Pierpoint  - by David Meyler and Peter Meyler
  • Beyond Walls of Refuge - by Toni Luciani
  • Christmas Angels & Other Tatting Patterns - by Monica Hahn
  • Dining With Canadian Railways Volume 1 - Canadian Pacific Chinaware  (NEW) - by Will Smith
  • From Wedgewood Cottage - by Wendy Cooper-Parkinson
  • Gazetter and Directory of Wellington County for 1871 - 1872
  • Group of 7:  A Most Secret Tale - by Chris Sanagan & Jason Lapidus
  • Gumboots and Drawing Board - by Hallie Watson
  • Letitia, A Heart Inspired To Heal – by Dianne J Ferris
  • Little Bites, Tastes from Isolation - by Taste Detours
  • Loops & Lattes: Caledon Hikes - by Nicola Ross
  • Loops & Lattes: Dufferin Hikes - by Nicola Ross
  • Loops & Lattes: Halton Hikes - by Nicola Ross
  • Loops & Lattes: Waterloo, Wellington, Guelph - by Nicola Ross
  • Mamma: In the Meantime - by Toni Luciani
  • Mentor & Metalsmith - by Wesley Harris
  • Our Heritage: History of Alma and District Book Two
  • Ontario’s Threshing Machine Industry – School of Engineering, University of Guelph
  • Stone Threads, Maggie Vanderweit’s Art – Maggie Vanderweit
  • Strange Happenings, A Paranormal Investigators Story – by Dan Hammond
  • The Ailsa Stone - by Robert Grant
  • The Cromaboo Mail Carrier - by Mary Leslie
  • To Stand and Fight Together: Richard Pierpoint - by Steve Pitt
  • To The Seventh Generation - by Marilynn Crow
  • Wellington County Museum and Archives Souvenir Book

Historical Novels by Local Author Pat Mattaini Mestern

  • ANNA: A CHILD OF THE POOR HOUSE (BACK IN STOCK)
  • RACHEAL'S LEGACY
  • MAGDELENA'S SONG
  • NO CHOICE BUT FREEDOM
  • VEIN OF LOVE

Wellington County Historical Society Journals

We offer a selection of historical journals, all of which focus on different aspects of the rich local history of Wellington County. Community and family lore abound in these fascinating snapshots of our history and heritage. Volumes 6 - 33 available.

Children's Books

  • Adventures in Ancient Egypt by: Linda Bailey
  • Allie's Kids by: Lois Beams Mackenzie
  • Christmas Eve Magic by: Lucie Papineau
  • Christmas coloring, paper dolls and sticker books - assorted
  • Group of 7 - A Most Secret Tale by:Chris Sanagan & Jason Lapidus
  • One Splendid Tree by Marilyn Helmer
  • Silent Night - The Song From Heaven by: Linda Granfield
  • Ten Birds by: Cybele Young
  • Where Poppies Grow, A World War 1 Companion by: Linda Garfield

Folkmanis Finger Puppets

Kids love finger puppets! Small enough to take anywhere, finger puppets provide endless hours of imaginative play and entertainment.  Folkmanis Mini Finger Puppets come in a variety of wildlife options, including:

Baby Chick

Flying Pig

Baby Fire Dragon

Hedgehog

Bat

Hummingbird

Beaver

Penguin

Butterfly

Otter

Field Mouse

Raccoon

 

Skunk

 

 

 

 

 

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