Salt Store Gift Shop

Salt Store Gift Shop

The Salt Store Gift Shop offers an exciting array of items attractive to every shopping desire and budget. Located at the entrance to the Museum, it occupies the first floor of the oldest building in the Museum complex. Originally built by W. C. Smith and Company Limited in 1899, the structure was used as a salt storehouse for the fishing industry, as well as a warehouse and cooperage.


  • Monday 12-5pm
  • Tuesday-Sunday 10-5pm

Daily Specials for The Salt Store Gift Shop

  • Monday 25% off all instore Mugs
  • Tuesday Tote Day 25% off selected Totes
  • Wednesday Hat Wear Day 25% off selected hats
  • Thursday T Shirt Day 25% off
  • Friday Funday 20% off storewide
  • Saturday Sweatshirt Day 25% off selected Sweatshirts
  • Sunday Souvenir Day 25% off selected Souvenirs.

*Not valid with any other promotions.

We are pleased to now offer beautiful items produced at LIFE (Lunenburg Industrial Foundry & Engineering). These unique items make wonderful gifts and mementos. Come in and see our selection. 

The Salt Store Gift Shop reflects the nautical nature of the Museum, with a wide assortment of items to satisfy the most discerning shoppers and travellers of all ages. Items include:

  • Books for all ages
  • Clothing & Accessories – including Tilly hats, jewelry & scarves
  • Home decor gift ware – including local Amos Pewter, Christmas decorations & paintings by local artists
  • Children's clothing, toys & accessories
  • Food & beverage products – including maple products, local Terra Beata Cranberry products, Van Dyk's Blueberry Juice, large candy selection & other Canadian products
  • Souvenirs – including works from local musicians

And much, much more in each section! The store accepts US currency, Visa & Master Card. 

CAA/AAA 10% discount
Dory Mate 10% discount