Open Mon to Fri: 10am to 4pm, Sat: Noon to 4 pm

Museum Christmas Open House

Shop local at our Christmas Open House

'Tis the season to shop local!

Starting November 24th, 2023, at 5 pm, at our Christmas Open House, find original art and unique handmade items created by local artisans. Stir up some holiday spirit and come enjoy one-stop shopping in downtown Kitimat. The Museum will be filled with a variety of original art and unique handmade items - something for everyone on your list. After shopping, enter a draw to win a gift basket featuring items from participating vendors to be drawn on December 22, 2022

Find handcrafted items such as original art, bath and body products, gift baskets, home décor, jewelry, knitting, quilting, pottery, soaps, stained glass and more!

Shop local this Christmas at the Kitimat Museum & Archives. The Artisan Christmas Gift store will run from November 24th to December 23rd, 2023. See hours below.

Methods of payment accepted are Cash, Debit, VISA and MasterCard

Note the Kitimat Museum & Archives will be closed until 5 p.m. on November 24th to prepare for the Open House.

A horizontal banner image with red berries and spruce boughs on a wood surface. Layered on top is white text with details on an open house for a Christmas Gift Store in Kitimat

The Museum’s Christmas Gift Store has been held since 1998 for browsing and sales to the public, and is a popular event known for being the place in Kitimat to support local artisans. As a visitor, you will have a variety of crafts to consider. In previous years the Museum has featured a variety of handcrafted items; including original art, quilted items and table runners, jewelry, woven scarves, furniture, soap and bath salts, creams, home décor items, cards, knitted wearables and stained glass.

Thank you to the participating vendors of our 2023 Artisan Christmas Gift Store. And remember – shop local this Christmas.


November 24 to December 9

Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturdays: Noon to 4 p.m.


December 11 to 22
Mon to Fri: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

December, 16, 17 and 23
Saturday, Dec. 16: Noon to 5 p.m.
Sunday, Dec.17:  Noon to 5 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 23: Noon to 4 p.m.

Reopening, Wednesday, January 3 at 10 a.m.

2023 Vendors

Stay Tuned~!

Kitimat Museum & Archives

The Kitimat Museum & Archives opened in October 1969 and has served Kitimat citizens for the past fifty years as the place for community and natural history, and an exhibition centre for visual arts.

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