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Elements Museum Store

A twist on the traditional museum store, Elements features merchandise hand-picked by Museum staff to encourage curiosity, wonder and exploration.

One-of-a Kind Museum Store

Elements offers a unique collection of quality products found nowhere else in the area. Our staff has hand-picked quality toys, games and gadgets sure to inspire people of all ages to explore science and their world.  Whether you want a telescope to explore the stars or a butterfly box for your garden or even a book on culinary science, we have just the thing for you.  We feature beautiful handmade products for home and garden as well as a wide array of recycled and eco-friendly products which are perfect for gift giving.  Whatever you’re looking for, you’re sure to find something special at Elements.

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Don't forget - Members get 10% off in our stores every day!
wood cut ornaments help you bring the Museum home with you!

bring the museum home with you

From trains that bring the excitement of Ellerbe Creek Railway home to handmade wooden treehouses just like those in Hideaway Woods, Elements has a way for you to bring the excitement of your favorite Museum exhibits home!

coffee beans and thermos sets are great gifts for all ages


Gifts for all ages

From molecular gastronomy kits and mixology dice to beaker coffee mugs and handmade scarves, Elements Museum Store has gifts that appeal to everyone in your life (even if you're just a kid at heart)! 

these elemental wood blocks help to spark a love of learning

spark a love of science learning

We have a wide variety of high-quality gifts that encourage learning and interest in topics like engineering, art, natural observation, and wildlife biology. 

Members receive UNLIMITED admission all year long!