Gallery Shop – Cape Breton Centre for Craft

Gallery Shop

Cape Breton Centre for Craft & Design’s Gallery Shop, located at 322 Charlotte Street, represents over 100 Cape Breton artisans and is a must-see destination in the Sydney Waterfront District.

The Gallery Shop offers a stunning display of Cape Breton craft in a wide variety of media including jewellery, visual art, wood and glass products, textiles, pottery, and more. There is also a dynamic exhibition space that showcases the latest work of local artisans as well as regional, national, and international exhibitions.

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Since 1972, the Centre’s mandate has been to promote excellence in craft and design.

The organization has become an integral and leading force in the education, promotion, and development of the craft sector in Cape Breton. 


To our clients, members, and customers,

As per provincial government regulations, we will remain closed to the public until at least Wednesday, May 12.

But don’t despair! For the time being, you can still shop handmade and local on our online shop which we are updating with new pieces regularly ( and by phone (902 270 7491). All pieces can be shipped directly to your door, or are available for contactless curbside pickup Monday – Friday, 10 – 4, and Saturday, 11 am – 2 pm at 322 Charlotte Street in Sydney. We will put your order in your trunk and you can drive away with your new treasures without ever leaving your car. Simple!

Thank you for your continued support during this time. We hope to see you soon! But in the meantime, stay safe, wear a mask, get tested, and support your local community.


-The staff of Cape Breton Centre for Craft & Design