Gift Shop

Published by the Museum, this book features Gabriola’s beaches and marine wildlife with colourful maps and graphics.

click here to link to BeachQuest Exhibit page


Journal of the Gabriola Historical and Museum Society.

click here to link to SHALE page

Local Artists, and Souvenirs

The Museum is proud to carry a changing array of creations by local artists, including wooden carvings, and wooden bowls, silver jewelry, paintings, and felted ornaments.

You can also find a selection of souvenirs here, ranging from posters, postcards, and frig magnets, to clothing.

Postcards of Gabriola scenes

Frig magnets


You can find a large selection of books and pamphlets at our Gift Shop. We carry books on local history, local natural wildlife, marine life, plants, mushrooms, petroglyphs, guidebooks, hiking books, cookbooks, and books by First Nations and local Gabriola authors, as well as other Gabriola-related topics.

This year, we are carrying a special selection of books on agriculture and taking care of the land in honour of our Land Provides exhibit.

Children’s Corner

The BeachQuest kit includes a magnifying glass, Sea Stars and Seashells& Shellfish pamplets, a BeachQuest book, tide tables, and collection jars.

Hey, families! We have some interesting ideas for things to do while you are exploring Gabriola.

The Museum Gift shop carries children’s books, petroglyph rubbing kits, colouring books, a Kelp and Critters CD, as well as our own BeachQuest books and discovery kits.

Our book selections include weatherproof, colourful identification pamphlets to take with you to the beach, or on your walks.