5 great local gift ideas inspired by your favorite animals!



The Holiday Season is just around the corner and we are sure that you, just as we, are trying to find the perfect gift for your loved ones! This magical time of year is the perfect occasion to support local artisans and organizations while remaining true to our favorite theme: Québec Wildlife!

Here are 5 great gift ideas for the animal-lovers on your list:

Sponsor an animal at the Ecomuseum Zoo!

Of course we couldn’t start the top 5 gifts list without including this one!

You can sponsor your loved-one’s favorite animal on his or her behalf…a truly unique gift! They’ll receive a personalized sponsorship certificate as well as other surprises according to the chosen sponsorship category. Each dollar contributes directly to the well-being of the animals in our care. You can sponsor an animal for as little as 25$.

All details here

A field guide to discover nature!

Your father loves to walk through the forest observing birds along the way? You son spends his time catching frogs and snakes? Why not buy them a field guide to help identify and learn more about their discoveries! Those published under the Michel Quintin banner are particularly accurate and fascinating. 100% approved by the Ecomuseum Zoo team!

Sold right here in our online Zootique!

Veille sur toi nightlights

In production for two years already, Veille sur toi has created magnificent nightlights in honor of three of the zoo’s most charismatic animals: Genie the Black Bear, Maskota the Raccoon, and Gandalf the Arctic Fox. The reputation of this Québec artisans is well established and we are thrilled to offer them through our online Zootique! What could be more reassuring that falling asleep in the glow of one’s favorite animal?

Sold right here in our online Zootique!

Nunamar cards and prints

We discovered these magnificent works just a few months ago. If you are looking for beautiful and unique cards or prints featuring local wildlife look no further. These quality products have rapidly become favorites among our entire team.

On sale at the Ecomuseum Zoo's souvenir shop, or right here

A family outing at the zoo!

The Ecomuseum Zoo offers exciting programming for the Holiday period! Each day come by to observe as the animals receive their holiday gifts. A magical outing to share with the whole family. The zoo is open every day, except December 25th, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (admission desk closes at 4 p.m.).