Gift Shop

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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 260 Piece Puzzles

 Museum Puzzles

Royal Canadian Legion

Our official Royal Canadian Legion merchandise is available year round. Wristbands, pins, hats, jewelry, tribute candles and much more. 

History Books and Publications Available In The Gift Shop

  • Beyond Walls of Refuge - by Toni Luciani
  • Dining With Canadian Railways Volume 1 - Canadian Pacific Chinaware - by Will Smith
  • Fergus - by A.E. Byerly
  • Group of 7:  A Most Secret Tale - by Chris Sanagan & Jason Lapidus
  • If These Walls Could Speak:The Story of the Wellington County House of Industry and Refuge 1877-1947 - by Susan Dunlop
  • Letitia, A Heart Inspired To Heal – by Dianne J Ferris
  • Loops & Lattes: Caledon Hikes - by Nicola Ross
  • Loops & Lattes: Collingwood 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
  • Remembering Pilkington Township: Lives, Loves and Labour 
  • Repose of the Ailsa Stone - by Robert Grant
  • Stone Threads, Maggie Vanderweit’s Art – Maggie Vanderweit
  • The Ailsa Stone - by Robert Grant
  • To The Seventh Generation - by Marilynn Crow
  • We will Remember Them: The Men and Women of Erin & District - by W. D. Doug Kirkwood
  • 100 Hike - 100 Hikers From Tobermory to Kilimanjaro - by Andrew Camani

Historical Novels by Local Author Pat Mattaini Mestern


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 - 34 available.

Children's Books and Toys

  • Silent Night - The Song From Heaven by: Linda Granfield
  • Kaleidoscopes
  • Optical Illusion and Dexterity Games
  • Museum Chickens 25 piece puzzle

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