The Historeum’s Gift Shop offers a wide selection of Colchester history and genealogy publications for you to take home.

They include:

  • Some of the latest local publications, include Stacey Culgin’s books An Historical Sketch of Belmont & Area and An Historical Miscellany of Debert & Area
  • Two Planter publications from local historians Carol Campbell and James F. Smith

To view a full list of publications the Historeum offers, please click here.

Don’t see the book you’re looking for, please contact us, and we will do our best to source it for you!

All orders are to be paid for in advance before printing and shipping occurs.
Orders are accepted by email at Please write in the subject line, “Book Order, YOUR LAST NAME”

The Historeum ships all books within Canada using Canada Post Flat Rate Boxes.

  Small Medium Large
Size 10 3/8” x 14” x 2 1/8 15 3/8” x 10 ¼” x 4 ¾” 15 ¾” x 11 13/16” x 7 ½”
Max Weight 5 kg 5 kg 5 kg
Shipping Cost $25.00 $30.00 $35.00

It is under the guise of the Administrative Assistant to select which size of box will be selected for each order. In some cases, books can be shipped in envelopes, with a base rate of $10.00.

For international orders, shipping is calculated by Canada Post. Customers will be notified about additional charges.

Book orders are placed monthly.

Payment Options

Customers may pay by credit (over the phone), mailed cheque, or by using the Paypal button below. (All orders are processed in Canadian dollars).
Cheques are to be made payable to the Colchester Historical Society.

Please only complete your order online after you have received confirmation from a Historeum staff member that your order has been accepted. We will send you to total amount due.