District of Wells

Art. History. Adventure.

Shops & Galleries

BNC Mercantile

Located uptown on Pooley Street BNC Mercantile carries a variety of goods including groceries, produce, automotive needs and some hardware.  Specialty coffees, teas, cold drinks, hard ice cream and frozen novelties can all be purchased here to enjoy...

Frog on the Bog

We sell more than Frogs! The Frog on the Bog offers visitors a space to rest and have a coffee while finding your unique Wells souvenir or gift. We carry local arts and crafts as well as an assortment of gift items for all ages, snacks & coffee...

Island Mountain Arts

Island Mountain Arts is a charitable, non-profit organization that has been providing artistic experiences for artists of all ages since 1977. Projects of IMA include the renowned Summer School of the Arts, a public art gallery and gift shop, an...

Jack 'O' Clubs General

"Jack of All Trades" business located in beautiful Wells, BC. We currently offer gas, premium, & diesel as well as cigarettes, cold drinks, ice and snacks..more to come! The Jack 'o' Clubs General is also the Canada Post outlet for Wells. We are...

St. George Gallery

After undergoing some repairs and renovations, the St. George Gallery is now open for the 2014 summer season!  Be sure to head up onto the crescent to explore the arts & crafts on display and for sale in the historic 1930s church.  Hours:...

The Amazing Space Gallery

Claire Kujundzic and Bill Horne have transformed a 1930s church into a gallery for their original art. With unique silk screening, original painting, cards and a variety of other art for sale, the Amazing Space Studio and Gallery is one of the...

The Wells Museum

The Wells Museum occupies a building that once served as the Island Mountain Mine office.  Explore its diverse collection of artifacts recalling the second Cariboo Gold Rush from 1930-1967.  Of particular interest is the gian chess set made from...

Wells Visitor Information Centre

Situated at the Jack O'Clubs Lake in Gateway Park, the Wells Visitor Information Centre welcomes you to Wells, Barkerville and Bowron Lakes.  We are open seasonally from May to September. For the 2013 season, we will be open from May 17 to September...