Gift Shop

Open 9:30 am to 4:15 pm daily, Tuesday through Sunday!

Drop by The Museum Shop and see our latest books, toys, treats and local surprises.  New merchandise, including products from throughout Nova Scotia, is arriving all the time! 

What’s New at the Museum of Industry?

Industrial-themed gifts and giftware:

Legends, tales, histories, and stories of local lore:  

Nova Scotia-based souvenirs of all shapes and sizes:

Toys and games for the young and young at heart:

Our ever-growing assortment of Nova Scotia Tartan items:

Our ever-growing assortment of Nova Scotia Tartan items:

First Nations books, merchandise and more: 

Custom clothing and giftware – the perfect gift and memory of your visit:

Shop Local

The Museum Shop offers a wide variety of local and unique items that reflect the industrial nature of the Museum of Industry.  Browse our selection of books with a strong local flavor.  Find that one of a kind piece of jewelry or giftware to treasure and make your very own.  Whether you are purchasing a souvenir of your visit or looking for the perfect “Made in Nova Scotia” gift for someone special, the Museum Shop has something for everyone.

The Museum Shop is pleased to offer an array of ever-popular local and Nova Scotia-crafted products.  These include: 

  • Locally made chocolates, candy, and potato chips
  • Historic and scenic photographs of Pictou County
  • Collectible iron hooks, bottle openers, and door knockers
  • Much-loved Nova Scotia Tartan clothing and giftware
  • Local stories and histories penned by area authors
  • “New Glasgow” and “Stellarton” t-shirts from local vendor Dewtie Designs
  • Candles, beach glass jewelry and pewter ornaments from Nova Scotia vendors


The Museum Shop is always well-stocked with an assortment of souvenirs, perfect for the visitor who wishes to take a piece of Nova Scotia home with them.  These include:

  • Souvenir napkins, playing cards and tea towels
  • Magnets, key chains, lapel pins
  • Nova Scotia themed t-shirts for children and adults
  • A selection of provincial and Canadian flags and license plates
  • Postcards and notecards featuring images from across the province


The industrial heritage of Pictou County and Nova Scotia is always on display in the Museum Shop.  Examples of these items include:

  • “Train” items, including toys, clothing, books, and posters
  • Automotive and rail-themed wall plaques and decorative signs
  • Books and vintage photographs that detail our region’s industrial past



We accept debit cards, VISA, MC, Discover, Canadian and U.S. Currency.

CAA/AAA card holders receive a 10% discount off all store merchandise.

Museum of Industry Pass holders receive a 15% discount off all store merchandise.