Stamford Museum and Nature Center Gift Shop

Located in Overbrook Nature Center, the Stamford Museum and Nature Center Gift Shop is your one-stop shop for SM&NC souvenirs, locally made products (including some from our very own farm!), and unique gifts for the nature lovers and adventurers in your life. The Shop also carries an assortment of healthy snacks and drinks, perfect to rejuvenate you after a day of exploring the grounds.

SHOP HOURS:
Summer: Every day, 10 am – 4 pm
Winter: Weekends only, 10am – 4 pm

Don't forget – members receive 10% off all purchases!


Seasonal Items
Everything you need for summer!
Go Soap Yourself Bug Relief
Locally produced in Colchester, CT, Go Soap Yourself products offer natural, chemical-free solutions to summer's pests. We sell their jewelweed itch relief (available as a salve or a stick), as well as their natural bug spray.
Nantucket Spider Bug Spray
Also local (from nearby Wilton, CT), Nantucket Spider produces a variety of bug sprays for specific needs. Stop by for their carry-on size bug spray (great for traveling adventurers!) or their extra strength tick repellent (with natural ingredients known to deter ticks).
Naked Bee Sun care Products
Using natural ingredients like honey, Naked Bee prides itself on having "all of the good stuff, none of the bad stuff". For summer, we carry Naked Zinc sunscreen sticks and 3 scents of their hand and body lotion. We also carry Naked Bee hand sanitizer.

Local Products
We are proud to work with local businesses in CT and NY.
From our very own Heckscher Farm!
  • Wool Dryer Balls
  • Make-your-own necklace
  • Craft Wool
  • Yarn Skeins
  • Eggs
  • Maple syrup (seasonal)
  • From Connecticut
  • Eggs from True Love Farms; Morris, CT
  • Fruple organic fruit and maple ice pops from Maple
       Craft Foods; Sandy Hook, CT
  • Variety of toys and early childhood educational
       products from Melissa and Doug; Wilton, CT
  • From Westchester County, NY
  • Honey from Bee Guy Apiaries; South Salem, NY

  • SM&NC Souvenirs
    Take your memories of the Museum home with you!
    We offer a variety of SM&NC logo items, including:
  • T-shirts (toddler, child, and adult sizes available!)
  • Lunch Boxes
  • Umbrellas
  • Car and Fridge Magnets
  • Wooden Keychains
  • Postcards
  • Pencils
  • Stuffed Animal Otters with SM&NC hoodies
  • Mugs and Pint Glasses
  • SM&NC Cookbook
  • We are honored to support local and small businesses!
    Al-ka-lines
    Husband and wife team Alex and Kathi designed and created customized magnets based on some of our favorite farm friends! Bring home Petunia (Scottish Highlander), Brutus (Dwarf Nigerian Goat), or Wallace (turtle).
    Soundview Millworks
    Based in Darien, CT, Soundview Millworks specializes in creating beautiful, customized wooden boards. Choose from our engraved cheese boards and cutting blocks.

    For Young Explorers
    We have everything your child might need for their next outdoor adventure!
  • Magnifying glasses
  • Binoculars
  • Compasses
  • Night Hiker lights
  • Bird Calls
  • Outdoor Bingo sets
  • Field Journals (great for letterboxing!)
  • Bug/butterfly Nets
  • Canvas Hats

  • Household Décor
    Decorate your house with unique, nature-inspired items.
    Beeswax Candles
    Made with 100% beeswax, these candles are a beautiful and natural way to bring light to your home. We offer tapers as well as shaped candles.
    Agate bookends and night lights
    Geodes aren't just for rock collections anymore! Add a sparkle to your home with bookends and nightlights made from polished agate rock.
    Recycled Chopstick Baskets
    A true statement piece, these baskets are made from recycled chopsticks and fold flat for easy storage. Perfect as a fruit bowl!

    Featured Item Special
    HABA Wooden Fruit Set and Bag – now the featured sale!
    HABA is world-renowned for their high-quality, sustainably-sourced wooden toys. This set is perfect for little ones, and helps them build imagination and practice everyday habits and vocabulary as they engage in dramatic play.


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