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Our Display in the Lobby of the National Arts Centre in Ottawa
Meet the Merchants of Downtown Heritage Perth
Above is our dramatic permanent display in the main lobby of the National Arts Centre in Downtown Ottawa.
The Merchants/Businesses of Downtown Heritage Perth invite you to experience a shopping destination with a difference just 40 minutes southwest of Ottawa.
You will find over 70 shops, boutiques, specialty stores and restaurants in Downtown Heritage Perth, with a cumulative total of over 1000 years of retail experience, ready to serve you. Mainly, these stores are owned and operated by a small business and have the owner in the store. These small businesses typically make up about 3/4 of the economic backbone of this country. It pays to support these Canadian merchants. Find out why the Ottawa Citizen said Perth had "shopping the way it was meant to be". You can experience this difference in shopping all year round.
Click on the Pocket Guide menu item at the left to get a complete listing of all the stores and restaurants in Downtown Heritage Perth.
Below is a listing of but a sampling of the 130 businesses that make up the Downtown Heritage Perth Business Improvement Area. To determine the location in Perth - click on the store name. Remember that the Map system can only place the business in the block in which it is located, not the exact position in that block.

Treat a Friend to Perth Today!

Dorene Crain at a Touch of DLC Bridal Shop

A Touch of DLC Bridal Shop

Proprieter: Dorene L. Crain
81 Foster Street
email: dlcrain@ripnet.com
website: A Touch of DLC Bridal Shop
Hours: Tue-Sat: 10:00-5:00

Conway's Men's Wear Ltd.

Proprieter: Brian Day
45 Gore Street East
(613)267-1835 (pnone/fax)
Hours: Mon-Thu: 9:00-5:30, Fri: 9:00-8:00, Sat: 9:00-5:00

Conway's Men's Wear - Brian Day
Elysium in the Code's Mill Building

Elysium Fashion Boutique

Proprieter: Shirley Lotz
17 Wilson Street East
Perth ON K7H 1L3
email: Elysium Fashion Boutique
Designer Wear for the Contempory Woman


Proprieter: Wendy Laut
4 Gore Street East, Box 445
Perth ON K7H 1H7
email: wendy@shadowfax.on.ca
website: www.shadowfax.on.ca
Hours: Mon-Wed: 10:00-5:30 Thu(summer) 10:00-9:00
Fri: 10:00-9:00
Sat: 10:00-5:00
Sun(+ most holidays) 12:00-5:00
+ Gifts

Wendy Laut in front of Shadowfax
Shaws of Perth

Shaws of Perth

Proprieter: Bert Loveless
1 Gore Street East
Perth ON K7H 1H7 (613)267-2285
Hours: Mon-Thu, Sat: 9:30-5:30 Fri:9:30-9:00
+ Gifts, Kitchen Shop

Paggy Paul's Tay Crossing upstairs in Kelly's Flowers Building

Tay Crossing Fashion Boutique

Proprieter: Peggy Paul
61 Gore Street East
Perth, ON K7H 1H6 (613)267-5982
Hours: Mon-Thu: 10:00-5:30 Fri: 10:00-7:00 Sat 10:00-5:00
Ladies' Clothing, Jewellery and Accessories

The Mill Store Clothing & Yarn Outlet

Proprieters: Harry & Laura Hale
41 Foster Street
Hours: Mon-Sat: 9:30-5:30 Sun & Holidays: 12:00-4:00
+ Yarn, "Canada" Clothing, Souvenirs

Gift Shops

Country Tole Creations

60 Gore Street East
Perth ON K7H 1H7
email: countrytolecreations@yahoo.ca
website: Country Tole Creations
Hours: Mon-Fri: 9:30-4:30 Sat: 9:30-4:00 Sun: 12:00-4:00(May to Dec)

Country Tole Creations
Debbie's Attic

Debbie's Attic

Proprieter: Debbie Sargeant
27 Gore Street East
Perth ON
Hours: Mon-Thu: 9:30-5:30 Fri: 9:30-7:00 Sat: 9:00-5:30 Sun: 11:00-4:00
+ Pine Furniture, Quilts, Linens and so much more

Ground Waves

Proprieters: Jude Pearson and Charlee Ostrom
17 Wilson Street East
Codes Mill
Perth, Ontario K7H 1L3
fax: (613)267-3320
email: groundwaves@on.aibn.com
Hours: Mon-Sat 10:00-6:00 Sun 11:00-5:00
Fri(Jul, Aug, Dec) 10:00-8:00
Colourful Coordinated Homewear for Your Living and Dining Pleasure... Indoors and Out!

Groundwaves - Colourful, coordinated homewear for your living and dining pleasure... indoors and out.
Kelly's Flowers and Fine Things

Kelly's Flowers and Fine Things

61 Gore Street East
Perth ON
(613)267-7145 (fax)
email: kellysflowers@primus.ca
website: Kellysofperth.ca
Hours: Mon-Thu: 9:00-5:30 Fri: 9:00-7:00 Sat: 9:00-5:00 Sun: 12:00-4:00
+ Newest in Home Decor and Home Accessories; Florist

The WoodKnot

Proprieters: Sandra & Karen McLean
47 Foster Street
Perth ON K7H 1R9
1-800-778-5544 (toll free)
email: thewoodknot@hotmail.com
Hours: Mon-Sat: 9:30-5:00 Sun: 12:00-4:00


Courtyard Tea Room

91 Gore Street East
Perth ON
Hours: Tue-Sat: 11:00-4:00

Courtyard Tea Room

Fiddleheads Bar & Grill

53 Herriott Street
Hours: 11:30-close

Welcome to Maximillian's European Cuisine

Maximilian Dining Lounge

99 Gore Street East
Perth ON
Hours: Mon-Fri: 11:30-2:00PM 7 Nights a week: 5:00-9:00PM

Mexicali Rosa's

Proprieters: Darlene Blier & Jamie T'outman
55 Gore Street East
Perth ON
Hours: 11:30AM-11:00PM

Mexicali Rosas


Proprieter: Sheri Linseman
73 Foster Street
website: Apropos
Hours: Tue-Sat: 10:00-5:00

Specialty Shops

Angela's Heavenly Designs & Intimate Apparel

Proprieter:Angela Nagle
5 Wilson St. West
Perth ON K7H 1M2
(613)267-8086 phone/fax
website: Angela's Heavenly Designs
Hours: Mon-Sat: 10:00-5:00
Alterations + Lingerie / Specialty Garments / Custom Fitting
Massage oils/lotions / Hats / Purses / Jewellry

Angela Nagle in front of her shop
Black Duck Studios

Black Duck Studio

Proprieter:George MacMillan
62 Gore Street East
email: Black Duck Studio
+ Wood Carving Lessons
Award winning carvings

RiverGuild Fine Crafts

RiverGuild Fine Crafts

51 Gore Street East
Perth ON
email: info@riverguild.com
website: www.riverguild.com
Hours: Mon-Sat: 10:00-5:30 Sun: 12:00-5:00
Canadian Made Handcrafted Gifts

Special Occasions

Proprieter: Anne Williams
1 Gore Street West
Perth ON
Hours: Mon-Sat: 9:30-5:30 Sun: 12:00-4:00
+ Cards / Gifts / Accessories

Special Occasions
Other Fine Merchants


20 Gore Street East
Perth ON
email: jim.jarvis@bmo.com
Financial / Banking

Bank of Montreal
The Downtown Studio Theatre

Barndoor Productions

Proprieter: David Jacklin - Producing Director
c/o Jacklin, RR#1, 394 Keays Rd
Balderson ON K0G 1R0
email: djacklin@superaje.com
website: Barndoor Productions - Theatre in Perth
Theatre Productions

Commonwealth Historic Resource Management Ltd.

53 Herriott Street
Perth, Ontario
K7H 1T5
Voice: 613-267-7040
Fax: 613-267-1635
email: perth@chrml.com
website: Commonwealth Historic Resource Management
Committed to Conservation and Interpretation of Cultural and Natural Heritage
Commonwealth Heritage Resource Management Ltd. in Codes Mill Building

Perth Downtown Pharmasave

Proprieters: Pamela and Robin Newton
57 Foster Street
fax: (613)267-3993
email: info@perthpharmasave.com
Hours: Mon-Thurs 9:00-6:00 Fri 9:00-7:00 Sat 9:00-5:30 Sun 11:00-4:00
Drugstore, Post Office, Gift Store

Pharmasave Drug Store
Perth Museum - Matheson House

Perth Museum

11 Gore Street East
(613) 267-1947
email: perthmuseum@town.perth.on.ca
website: Perth Museum
Hours: Mon-Fri 10:00-5:00 Sat/Sun 1:00-5:00
Museum, Special Exhibits

The Bookworm

Proprieter: Barbara Gateley
Foster Street
email: chrisandbarb@sympatico.ca
website: The Bookworm
Hours: Mon-Sat 10:00-4:00
Gently Read Books

The Happy Scrapper

The Happy Scrapper

5 Wilson Street West
email: thehappyscrapper@bellnet.ca
website: The Happy Scrapper
Hours: Mon-Tue Closed, Wed-Sat 10:00-5:00, Sun 12:00-4:00
Scrapbook and Cardmaking Supplies; Workshops

The Source by Circuit City

Proprieter: George Hanna
32 Gore Street East
Retail Electronics

George Hanna's - The Source by Circuit City
Sun Flower Bakery - just off Gore Street

The Sunflower Bakeshop

Proprieter: Tamara Woods
100 Gore St. East
(New Address as of 17 April)
(613) 267-2458
email: sunflower@superaje.com
Hours: Tue-Sat: 7:30 - 4:30

Oxford Linens

Proprieter: Yvonne Evans
7 Gore Street West
(613) 267-9681(fax)
email: oxford linens@sympatico.ca
Hours: Mon-Sat 10:00-5:30, Sun 12:00-4:00
Bed, Bath and Baby

Oxford Linens
Happy Customers Shopping at the Farmers' Market

Perth Farmers' Market

The Farmers' Market will be operating from a new location in 2006 - the County of Lanark Administration Bldg., Christie Lake Road (99 Sunset Blvd.). Visit the web site below for directions.

Proprieter: 40 members
Box 53, McDonald's Corners
ON K0G 1M0
(613)278-2739 or (613) 267-4003
email: john696@sympatico.ca
website:Perth Farmers' Market
Hours: Wed 9:00-12:00 (July to Sept), Sat 8:00-1:00 (May to Oct)
Local Produce, Crafts and Special Displays

Valley Book Shop

Now located at the Code's Mill
17 Wilson Street East
Hours: Mon-Sat 9:30-5:30
Sun 12:00-4:00
Website: Valley Book Store
Email: orders@valleybookshop.com
Book Store

Valley Book Store
Wiseman's Shoe Store

Wiseman's Shoes

Proprieter: Clifford Wiseman
37 Gore Street East
Hours: Mon-Sat 9:00-5:30 Fri 9:00-7:00

Big City Selection - at a Small Town Pace

shopping the way it was meant to be!