Gardens Gift Shop
While visiting Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, be sure to stop by to explore the wide array of unique and carefully selected merchandise for all ages at the Gardens Gift Shop in our Visitor Center.
The Gardens Gift Shop is open 9-5 daily, now through October 31, then weekends until Thanksgiving.
We offer an array of products including beautiful handmade jewelry (much of it made of natural materials); a great collection of hats; scarves in dramatic and appealing color combinations; imaginative home accessories for indoors and outdoors; and the “garden shed” section full of useful tools and attractive garden ornaments. You can also find intriguing cards; a variety of interesting and useful books, including some of the latest gardening books and cookbooks; irresistible children’s items including a special Fairy section; a luscious collection of lavender items; gourmet Maine foods; and many exceptional pieces highlighting our theme for this year – Pollinators! We proudly include top-quality wares created by dozens of Maine’s finest artisans.
Watch the calendar for special shopping opportunities such as trunk shows, an Early Bird Sale in the Fall, and the Holiday Market. Members always receive a 10 percent discount in the shop.
FAIRY FRIDAY EVENTS:
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Join us at the Gardens Gift Shop to meet Tracy Kane, author of Fairy Houses...Everywhere! and Fairy Houses and Beyond! as well as Kristen's Fairy House DVD.
Liza Gardner Walsh
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Join us at the Gardens Gift Shop for a special Fairy Friday author appearance by Liza Gardner Walsh, author of Fairy House Handbook and Fairy Garden Handbook as well as creator of the Fairy House Kit.
SUMMER TRUNK SHOWS 2014:
Trunk Show - Maine Artisan Chocolates
Bring your sweet tooth to the Maine Artisan Chocolates Trunk Show at the Gardens Gift Shop for gourmet confections from Black Dinah Chocolatiers of Isle au Haut and the hand-dipped truffles of Dean's Sweets in Portland.
Trunk Show - Natural Artisan Stone
Join us in the Gardens Gift Shop for one-of-a-kind creations from a select group of artists working in natural stone, each with a distinctive approach.
HOLIDAY MARKET 2014:
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
This popular event in the Visitor Center is sponsored by the Gardens Gift Shop and features unique gifts by 30 carefully selected Maine craftspeople. More details to follow, please check back later this Fall.
For craftspeople interested in participating in our 2014 Holiday Market, please click here for details.