Gift Store

Stop in the Gift Store on your next visit. Shop local and select from a great mix of merchandise produced in Minnesota by local artisans to bring you one-of-a-kind gifts, gardening and home decor, gardening supplies and accessories, candles, colorful floral trays, beautiful glass pieces and hand-painted tables and chairs. Check out horticulture-themed clothing, honey, jams and jellies, maple syrup, locally designed jewelry. Proceeds benefit the Arboretum.

Watch for special store events including tastings, demos and book signing events, too.  the Gift Store features locally made lotions and bath products, as well as kitchenware, puzzles and games, bird feeding supplies and much more. Members receive a 10% discount on purchase except where noted for clearance or special purchase items. 

Complement your gift purchase with an Arboretum photo or greeting card of your choice from our extensive collection. Be sure to browse the Reedy Gallery and Restaurant Gallery for art and photographs for sale.

Browse the books. The Gift Store offers a large collection of nature-related books. Whether books on gardening, wildlife or cooking, you will find many titles that are just what you are looking for. Educators will be especially pleased with our selection of children's books. We also are happy to help special order books for you.

A few books are now available for purchase online, including these five popular titles:

The Best Plants For 30 Tough Sites
Ornamental Grasses for Cold Climates

Master Gardener Core Course 2014 Edition
Flavors of the Arboretum: 101 Tastes of the Season
Minnesota's Outdoor Wonders

Check out the children's department stocked with fun games, activity kits, educational toys and apparel including t-shirts, hats and infant wear. We offer you an opportunity to buy unique gifts for your next children's birthday party.

Casual adult apparel will be a welcome addition to any wardrobe. Both men and women will find a wide selection of jackets, sweatshirts, t-shirts, and hats.

Arboretum food products and more featuring the famous Arboretum maple syrup, apple jelly; gardening supplies with a large selection of garden gloves, pruners and garden accessories.

Botanic styled jewelry, including unique earrings, bracelets and necklaces.

As an extra bonus, Arboretum members receive a 10% discount on all purchases when presenting a current membership card. For a fun shopping experience, visit the Minnesota Arboretum Gift Store.

The beauty of the setting, the quality of the merchandise and the uniqueness of the selection will please you. The store is open seven days a week during Arboretum hours with a knowledgeable, courteous staff available to assist you. For further information, please call 612-301-7619.


Double Discount Days!
Nov. 28-Dec. 7, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (10 a.m. Sundays)
Every year, the Arboretum Gift Store offers double the normal discount--20 percent!--to members. Timed perfectly to get holiday shopping done early so you can enjoy the rest of the season. One more reason to join today!


Gift Cards

The perfect gift for any person on any occasion is a gift card. The colorful, floral gift card comes complete with a natural-colored folder ready to be personalized by you. Gift cards may be bought for any denomination and used on any purchase at the Arboretum.

Gift Cards may be purchased in person at the Gift Store or, for your convenience, you may phone the store at 612-301-7619 and place an order. We will happily mail out the gift card the next business day at no charge.