Souvenirs are the perfect way to remember a trip long after you've returned home. There's no better way to remember your time in the windy city than with a unique Lethbridge souvenir! Whether you’re only looking for a little trinket to remind you of your trip, or something a bit more grand, we have a list of some of the best souvenir and gift shops located in Lethbridge! From interesting antiques to specific trinkets, there are many incredible places to find an item for someone back home, or to remind you of your time in the windy city once you make it home!
A premier shopping spots in downtown Lethbridge is Silla, and it’s no wonder why! At Silla, shoppers can find a wide array of amazing trinkets and gifts to commemorate your time in Lethbridge! With a large section of jewelry, household items, kitchen gadgets, puzzles, and so much more, you're sure to find something to remind you of the windy city. Located in the heart of downtown and across the street from Galt Gardens, Silla is the perfect place downtown to stop, shop, and stroll!
Purple Hippo Boutique
Purple Hippo Boutique is a perfectly hip little shop in downtown Lethbridge that offering a wide variety of home goods and other local treats for your home back home! With a large section of their products created locally, any purchase made here has a high chance of supporting locals, as well as making incredible memories you’ve made on your trip to Lethbridge! Don’t forget to stop by Telegraph Taphouse or Festival Square after to keep the good times rolling!
If you’re looking for something high-quality that will stay with you for a long time, the handmade fine leather goods of Populess Co. are likely the souvenir you’re looking for. From wallets to dog leashes, and even camera straps and stationery. No matter what you’re after, be it a journal to jot down your adventures or a simple belt, Populess Co. has the highest lifetime-lasting-quality craftsmanship money can buy in Lethbridge. What more could you want from a souvenir?
Meadow Lane is a sweet stroll away from the center of downtown, but what you’ll find is more than just a sweet treat to remind you of our beloved city here. Meadow Lane has something for the sweet tooth and the souvenir savant alike. With sweet treats that go from common to never-before-seen, to the elegant and interesting souvenirs dispersed in between, Meadow Lane is in a lane of its own when it comes to providing visitors with some of the best souvenirs in the city!
The Galt Museum Gift Shop
When in doubt, look to history for answers! In Lethbridge, there is no better place to learn about the city itself than at the Galt Museum and Archives. It’s no surprise they also have some of the best souvenirs for those visiting the city. The gift shop just inside the front doors has a laundry list of locally created and curated items for even the hardest to shop for. Whether you want to take home a piece of our history with a book, or something to remind you of the beautiful river bottom and the bridge, the Galt Museum Gift shop has something for everyone!
Joseé’s Handmade Imports
Joseé’s Handmade Imports has been a staple of the local businesses downtown for years since it first opened its doors in 1993. Since then, Joseé’s has been supplying the city and surrounding area with some of the best handmade imports that money can buy, at an affordable price that is. You too can delve into the esoteric shop and find yourself or a friend something unique and handmade at Joseé’s Handmade Imports on 1st avenue in downtown Lethbridge!
SAAG Gift Shop
It doesn’t get more local than the incredible items you can find in the Southern Alberta Art Gallery! Created by local artists and curated by local art lovers, the items in the Southern Alberta Art Gallery are truly one-of-a-kind local finds. From ceramics to accessories, books, and decor, there is something for every kind of artisan and art lover alike to take home and remember their time in Lethbridge.
Located downtown, Urban Prairie is a great antique shop to spend an hour or two getting lost in the past, while looking for something to bring home with you! With unique and one-of-a-kind finds from all walks of life, no matter what you are (or aren’t) looking for, you’re sure to find something special to remind you of Lethbridge at Urban Prairie!
Ebony and Ivory
Once there was one young girl, six years of age, who had a vision of a beautiful-smelling world. This local Lethbridge girl had a fire burning in her; a passion for the world of wicks and wax. Today, that girl has grown into the local business owner, Brianne Edwardson, who just so happens to run an incredible local handmade candle business, ‘Ebony and Ivory’. Visitors and locals alike can find an incredible scent to take home and fill their home with, along with their incredible memories from Lethbridge! Learn More about their story and scents on their website!
Herbal Apothecary is a local shop with lots to offer. Incredible homegrown microgreens and amazing mushroom-enriched skincare products occupy the shelves of this locally owned, operated, and loved store. Herbal Apothecary carries many items that can only be purchased right here in Lethbridge; it is the perfect place to grab something special to remember your time visiting the windy city!
Lethbridge Handmade Market
While this one is much more time-sensitive, if you are lucky enough to be in town during one of these events then you have a high chance of finding an incredible one-of-a-kind souvenir to remind you of you’re spent in Lethbridge. With over 120+ vendors under the roof of the Lethbridge & District Exhibition Centre, there are more local Lethbridge handmade items here than anywhere else in the city. No matter what you find, it's sure to be local, handmade, and made with love!
No matter where you find your next favourite keepsake, make sure to share all your local shopping adventures with us on social media with #ExploreLethbridge. We love to see visitors and locals alike supporting our local shops, so we love to share the pictures you post while doing it! Don't worry, we always ask permission before we share!