Top things to do in Alert Bay

Top Choice Museum in Alert Bay

U'mista Cultural Centre

This must-see longhouse-like facility proudly displays dozens of culturally priceless indigenous artifacts confiscated when potlatch ceremonies were outlawed in Canada. Distributed to museums and collections around …
Bistro in Alert Bay

Pass 'n Thyme

Head up the ramp alongside and aim for a picture window table overlooking shimmering, boat-bobbling Broughton Strait and you'll soon be diving into some excellent grilled halibut and chips alongside the chatty local…
Gallery in Alert Bay

Culture Shock Interactive Gallery

Turn left and follow the boardwalk from the ferry dock and you'll stroll right into this welcoming gallery shop of contemporary First Nations crafts, T-shirts and jewelry, all made in and around BC. There's a coffee…
Performing Arts in Alert Bay

Namgis Big House

Head up the hill (head towards the gigantic totem pole) in summer for traditional dance performances from Alert Bay's local Namgis community. Ask at the visitors center for performance times and the latest ticket pr…