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Culture Shock Interactive Gallery is a 100% Aboriginal owned and operated Gallery in Alert Bay on the northern tip of Vancouver Island. We offer interactive First Nations cultural experiences including cedar weaving, traditional salmon barbeque...more
Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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10A Front Street, Alert Bay, British Columbia V0N 1A0, Canada
Easy to find, and they have a coffee/tea shop!
Nice selection of gifts, reasonable pricing. If you grab a coffee - amazing view of the harbour, so take some extra time to sit and enjoy.
Staff was welcoming.
My daughter, who was a barista herself for several years, ordered a mocha coffee when we stopped in. A lovely girl named Gwanti made the coffee and my daughter who is a coffee snob said it was the best mocha she ever had. It was...More
The Culture Shock is a beautiful location over the ocean to stop for a coffee or smoothie and pick up a unique gift. The staff is so great. I love going in and chattting with Arthur or Barb. An Alert Bay must go!
Been in a few times now. Barb the owner is a lovely lady and also a known film maker.
This shop has a local artist items for sale as well you can book some local tours from here.
If your looking for a great coffee...More
This is a wonderful museum and is a definite must visit when you travel to Alert Bay and we would recommend you make the effort to cross over to visit for the day if you are travelling around Port Hardy. Fantastic artefacts, great historical information,...More
It took a lot of self-discipline not to buy anything there, but I may have to go back before I leave to pick up at least one thing. There are some very affordable earrings and some items of clothing that are a bit more pricey....More