HELLO!

The Trainyard General Store is a modern take on the classic country store, located in Downtown Dartmouth.

We are committed to supporting Makers & small businesses through our hybrid retail and creative space.

We love practical handcrafted goods & community connections. 

WHAT HAPPENS AT THE TRAINYARD? 

We carry beautiful, unique and practical goods, with the work of 150 Nova Scotian & Canadian Makers currently represented in store. Our selection continues to grow and change weekly so there is always something new to see!

Behind our retail space you will find our bright Creative Space, where Makers lead workshops & we host community events! You can view up to date workshop listings here.  The Creative Space is also available to host community events, meetings & more.

 

TRAINYARD CONNECT 

Each month we partner with a local community organization to support their work. We promote their projects, co-host events & donate a portion of our monthly profits to help support their future work. We've been thrilled to partner with some really outstanding organizations!

 

WHERE THE HECK ARE WE? 

We're a tad hard to find, sandwiched between the New Scotland Yard Emporium & The Portland Street Creperie in Downtown Dartmouth, NS. Our street address is Portland Street, but our entrance is located just off the Street in the parking lot stretching between Portland & Queen Street, across from Lawtons.

 

QUESTIONS?

Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us, we’d love to hear from you! We’re on TwitterInstagram & Facebook.

For more reasons to visit, check out thingstodoinhalifax.ca

The Latest

Trainyard Connect: Big Brothers Big Sisters

June 27, 2017

June was the first month of our Trainyard Connect Kindness Initiative & we were fortunate to partner with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Halifax. Celebrating their 50th birthday this month, with offices nearby on Ochterloney Street, Big Brothers, Big Sisters plays an important role in our community, partnering children with an adult volunteer mentor.…

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Hours

Tuesday-Friday: 10-5 | Saturdays: 9-4

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Want to learn more about our workshops & events? Check out our Creative Space.

Interested in selling with us? Please visit our Maker page before contacting us, to learn more about working with us.

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