Shops, galleries, park visitor centers and our local museum welcome you to browse through their offerings. Spend a foggy afternoon exploring our indoor wonders.
Patrick’s Point Visitor Center – The small, rustic visitor center inside Patrick’s Point State Park is staffed by volunteers who can help you tell quartz from agate, along with other tips about beach combing at the iconic Agate Beach.
Stone Lagoon Visitors Center – Kayak Zak’s hosts the visitor center for the Humboldt Lagoons State Park at a scenic lagoon overlook about 15 miles north of Trinidad. You’ll find maps, brochures, and travel tips of all kinds.
The Sea Around Us - Find shells, stones and other treasures at this rustic spot with a sun-drenched deck, just off Main Street; (707) 677-3334.
Thomas H. Kuchel Visitor Center - This well-stocked trove of information about Redwood National & State Parks, offers maps, guidebooks, back country permits and much more. It is one mile south of Orick, on the west side of Highway 101.
Trinidad Art Gallery - Located in a beautifully restored historic building, this fine craft and art cooperative features original works of photography, functional ceramics, oil and watercolor paintings, jewelry, mosaic art, metalwork, textiles, beading, sculpture, prints, cards, stained glass, blown glass, books and music CDs. (707) 677-3770. Open 7 days a week, 10 am - 5 pm
Trinidad Eatery Shop & Gallery - Enjoy this gallery and gift shop filled with creations by local artists, sweatshirts and even a little something special for the kids. And yes, there’s fudge! (707) 677-3777
Trinidad Museum - This beautifully renovated home, with five exhibit rooms, features Native American exhibits, a magnificent mural, natural history, and historic photographs that evoke the history of our small fishing town and the first people who lived here. (707) 677-3883
Trinidad Trading Company - Since 1991 Trinidad Trading Company has offered ever changing collections of handcrafted jewelry and gifts. Stop by and you'll find a vast array of both local and imported items including books, cards, Native American art, beads and accessories. (707) 677-0711
Trinidad Land Trust – Check out displays on protecting coastal lands, learn about local trails and volunteer opportunities, and view the work of the late Trinidad artist Ned Simmons. (707) 677-2501
WindanSea - Bring home a bit of the beach from this classic beach-town shell shop. Offering Trinidad logo hats, hoodies, tees, mugs and beautiful shell jewelry at fantastic prices. Pick up a bag of their tasty salt water taffy. Family owned since 1967. (707) 677-3223