Treasure Chest Gift Store

Located in the Welcome Centre at Nancy Island Historic Site.


Spring: May 18th weekends onwards

Summer: June 29th – September 1 daily

Autumn: weekends until Thanksgiving

Hours 10:00am – 5:00pm

Operated by the Friends of Nancy Island and Wasaga Beach Park, the “Treasure Chest” sells a variety of items including HMS Nancy and Piping Plover souvenirs, War of 1812 memorabilia, guidebooks and maps, diverse artworks, books, toys, Ontario Parks merchandise, clothing, and more!


An interpretive booklet on the H.M.S. Nancy’s involvement in the War of 1812$0.50


An interpretive booklet on Wasaga Beach’s Dunes Complex, “The Pine Trail” $0.50


Wasaga Beach Provincial Park Adventure Map – a waterproof map and information guide made especially for hiking, canoeing, and outdoor pursuits. The map includes details of beach areas, the Nottawasaga River and dunes areas. $6.95






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Events Calendar

Ploverpalooza @ Beach Area 1
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Ploverpalooza @ Beach Area 1
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
@ Beach Area 1
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Mission Statement

The Friends of Nancy Island Historic Site and Wasaga Beach Park is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to furthering the educational and interpretive programs of Wasaga Beach Provincial Park and Nancy Island Historic Site.

Goals of The Friends of Nancy Island