Visitor Center Gift Shop and Book Store

Location
Shaw Nature Reserve entrance gate in the Visitor Center.
307 Pinetum Loop Road, Gray Summit, MO 63039
(314) 577-9555

Hours

Regular Hours (September 1–March 31): 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Extended Hours (April 1–August 31): 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Shopping at the Shaw Nature Reserve Gift Shop and Book Store
Find the perfect gifts for the nature lovers in your life. Shaw Nature Reserve's Visitor Center has a wide selection of books and gifts. For more info please call (314) 577-9555.

The book store

The shop has a wide selection books about nature science, and history for both adults and children, including beautiful hardback books for and field identification guides. We also carry greeting cards and nature- and garden- inspired gifts.

Add native plants to your own landscape with packets of seeds, harvested here at Shaw Nature Reserve, for $3 per packet. Available species include various prairie grasses and flowers. Native plants will be available for sale in April and May, while supplies last.

We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover.  We do not handle mail orders.

Missouri Botanical Garden Members receive a 10 percent discount.

Investigate Nature Backpacks

backpack

Now Available
Recommended for ages 6–10. Take exploring to the next level with a backpack filled with gear to investigate, learn and discover! Backpacks are $20 and available to purchase at the Visitor Center, while supplies last.
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