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Nature Boutique

The Nature Boutique offers an exciting selection of new merchandise that's inspired by the museum's natural-history collections and exhibitions—from dinosaurs to pollinators.

Choose from among a wide assortment of authentic natural-history items such as fossils, minerals and books, as well as beautiful gift items such as plushies, puzzles and jewellery, most of which are crafted by Canadian artisans.

With inspiring Canadian treasures that educate, entertain and delight, the Nature Boutique is the perfect shopping destination for nature enthusiasts and people of all ages and interests looking for unique gifts.

Discount for Members

Members receive a 10% discount on purchases.

Regular Hours

Regular hours apply until Sunday, December 19.

See below for holiday-period hours: December 20 to January 8.

Regular hours resume on Saturday, January 15.

Wednesday – Sunday
11 am – 4:30 pm

11 am – 7:30 pm

Museum hours.

Holiday-Period Hours

December 20–30

Monday – Wednesday
10:30 am – 5:30 pm

10:30 am – 7:30 pm

January 2–8

10:30 am – 5:30 pm

10:30 am – 7:30 pm

Museum hours.


The Nature Boutique is located on the ground floor beside the Nature Café.

Free Access

You do not have to buy admission or get a ticket to the museum in order to shop at the Nature Boutique.

All guests must check in with our staff upon arrival at the museum and provide contact information before they will be allowed access, as museum-capacity limits permit.

Payment Methods

Debit, VISA, MasterCard.



Mugs and journals.

An exclusive collection from Almonte resident and photographer Bill Pratt. Bill's beautiful photos are gracing the covers of journals and mugs. Image: © Canadian Museum of Nature

Bags, mugs and dish towels.

Home and décor from Danica Imports make perfect gifts. Image: © Canadian Museum of Nature

A megalodon tooth and fossils.

Your one-stop shop for rare minerals and fossils. Check out that megalodon tooth! Image: © Canadian Museum of Nature

Earth-stone keychains.

Nature Boutique has an array of Earth-stone keychains. Which one is your lucky charm? Image: © Canadian Museum of Nature

Several dinosaur figures posed at the boutique check-out.

Dinosaurs getting angsty to be brought home! Come and shop yours today. Image: © Canadian Museum of Nature

A display of jars of jam.

Versatile jams: Peach and cardamom, strawberry and balsamic, raspberry chocolate, and blueberry and lavendar. Image: © Canadian Museum of Nature


Nature Boutique has jewellery from Canadian artisans, like Pika & Bear and Glee. Image: © Canadian Museum of Nature


Earrings handmade with natural powders mixed with resin from Quebec. Image: © Canadian Museum of Nature