Past and Presents, The Museum Store

Past and Presents offers a unique inventory inspired by the cultures and landscapes of the Pacific Northwest.  The store features items crafted by local and regional artists, as well as books and field guides that reflect the museum's exhibits, collections and research.

Your purchase at Past and Presents helps support the museum and its programs, as well as Northwest artists and authors. Admission to the store is always free. Museum members receive a 10 percent discount on most store purchases.

Browse Past and Presents for the perfect gift, including:

  • Woodwork, glass, and pottery
  • Jewelry and accessories
  • Books on the cultural and natural history of the Northwest   
  • Fun and educational gifts for chidren of all ages

Find handmade gifts by these local artists:

Kim Black (basket art)
Chris Borg (potetry)
Donna Crispin (weaving and fiber arts)
Cenya Eichengreen (bead art)
John Flinn
Lori Howard (photography?)
Jim Langsather (woodworking)
Dan Minard (pottery)
Patricia Moynahan-Donohue
Laura Pettigrew (bead art)
Brooke Spehar (jewelry)
Gary Stancil
Joe Verret (woodworking)
Kathleen Walsh
Kate Whitehorse (jewelry)

Open Tuesday through Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

Shop small heart

Join us on Saturday, November 24 and shop small for Small Business Saturday.

 

SHOP SMALL AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE

This holiday season, shop local and make a difference. Each purchase at Past and Presents, the museum store, directly supports education programs that inspire Oregonians all across the state. Join us on Small Business Saturday and enjoy hot cider and cookies while browsing our unique collection of gifts created by Northwest artists and authors. Admission to the store is always free.

This Small Business Saturday, receive an MNCH tote bag for every purchase over $50!

 

BROWSE OUR UNIQUE INVENTORY

Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list—including that curious kid, science enthusiast, lover of local art, and niche academic. We have science kits and toys, handmade jewelry and decor, rocks and minerals, books by local authors, apparel, accessories, and more!

 

GIVE THE GIFT OF MEMBERSHIP

A whole year of free exhibits, family and adult programs, and special events at the MNCH! Visit us in person or online to learn more.

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STEM-themed jewelry by Boutique Academia
STEM-themed jewelry by Boutique Academia
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Handmade bags and wallets by Queen Bee
Handmade bags and wallets by Queen Bee
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Hand-illustrated gourds by Kim Black
Hand-illustrated gourds by Kim Black
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Toys for children of all ages
Toys for children of all ages
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Mugs by Native Northwest
Mugs by Native Northwest
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Oil Lamps by Home Slice Pottery
Oil Lamps by Home Slice Pottery
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Read about Oregon's past and present
Read about Oregon's past and present
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