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Kootenay Gallery

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120 Heritage Way, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 4M5, Canada
+1 250-365-3337
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Great place to buy from local artisans

I live local to the Kootenay Gallery and it is always my go-to place to buy gifts for out of... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Jaime T
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Castlegar, Canada
A Truly Lovely Little Gallery

We always enjoy our visits to the Kootenay Gallery. Entry fee is by donation. The shows are always... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
70ambera
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Castlegar, Canada
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120 Heritage Way, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 4M5, Canada
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I live local to the Kootenay Gallery and it is always my go-to place to buy gifts for out of towners. My last purchase was a wedding shower gift of a locally-thrown covered pot. Beautiful. Would thoroughly recommend to tourists as well as locals looking...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We always enjoy our visits to the Kootenay Gallery. Entry fee is by donation. The shows are always intriguing and the gift shop is wonderful. We always do our Christmas shopping at the Gallery. Staff is engaging, helpful and very friendly. A lovely way to...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Kootenay Gallery continues to offer a surprising variety of shows, showcasing mature and emerging artists with free (!) openings, often supported with live music and lovely buffets, and interesting artist presentations. Their curator has an active and engaging mind!

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

It is a little out of the way, but always worth the trip. Visitors always enjoy aside- trip to see the local artisans pieces and displays. Their Gift Shop always has something 'just right' for that special person on your list

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

This small gallery has two large viewing rooms and a well stocked and interesting gift shop. It is just the right size for a highway traveller, career artist, hobby artist, or even gift shopper. You can immerse yourself for under an hour to get an...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

During the year they have, several artists in multiple mediums come through. The gift shop has a wide selection from local artists. At christmas the entire gallery is full of gift options.

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Kootenay Gallery has a wonderful gift shop, full of interesting, beautiful gifts. The displays are always thought provoking and shown in a thoughtful, inspiring way!

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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Support the local artists and some wonderful art and practical items at the gift shop. Great for gifts for others and a 5 minute walk from the airport if your flight is delayed. Well worth dropping by.

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Reviewed 14 October 2015

I visit this spot many times during the year . If I need a special gift or if hey have an exhibit on, I try to get there. It is a wonderful spot to see local artisans

1  Thank Sahayoga
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

Great display of local artisans work.Nice assortment of pottery, jewelry, art and weaving of very nice quality for sale in gift shop.

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