Arts, Culture, History

Experience Radium’s Rich Culture


Radium Hot Springs and area proudly boasts an extensive and diverse culture and history that has been passed on from generation to generation. Take time to discover local artists and learn about the rich culture and history that the area is known for.

Pynelogs Cultural Centre
Pynelogs Cultural Centre & Art Gallery is the home to the Columbia Valley Arts Council and is the primary cultural venue for Invermere and the Columbia Valley. This log building features an Art Gallery, Gift Shop, Cafe, as well as space for concerts, films, workshops and special events.

Black Star Gallery
Located in downtown Invermere, this gallery showcases artists and artisans from across Canada in a gallery experience that is sure to be unique.

Artym Gallery
With over 30 years of experience, this gallery and its well educated owners can help you find the perfect piece for you. Whether it be paintings, sculptures or jewellery this gallery has something for everyone.

This gallery displays an array of contemporary art in its downtown location in Invermere.

Bavin Glassworks
Bavin Glassworks has three locations throughout the Columbia Valley and showcase hand-blown glass pieces from several local and regional artists.

Cross Roads Collective
The Cross Roads Collective is an Invermere based Wood Artisan Gallery and retail space. Displays art pieces ranging from Log Furniture to Wood Carving from over 25 artists – all local to the Kootenays!

Windermere Valley Museum
Take the entire family and learn all about the exciting history of the beautiful Windermere Valley at the Windermere Valley Museum located in Invermere.

Radium Woodcarver
Looking for a most unique experience? Have a look and meet Radium’s most colourful resident and artist. This is the studio of local artist Rolf Heer who carves from stumps, driftwood or any other kind of unique wood found in the area.

Natures Exports Woodworking
Inspired by the nature out our backdoor and the lifestyle that the mountain’s teach, we strive to create wood products and art that are reflective of the B.C. Mountain Lifestyle. From the forest to the home, we work with our products throughout the full process, insuring an original, hand finished piece built from local B.C. wood.

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