Bird on pine branch wearing green and red stocking cap and scarf

Looking for that perfect present for your dad, grandma, brother, spouse, friend?
Look no further! MNHC has some fabulous gifts, great for holidays, birthdays, or just because.

Montana Natural History Center adult t-shirt - dark green with bison skullMontana Natural History Center youth t-shirt with beetle imageYouth and Adult T-shirts
With artwork by artist and naturalist Jenah Mead, our youth t-shirts ($15) feature a beetle and our adult t-shirts ($20) feature a bison skull. Stop by MNHC to purchase.




Field Notes from the Montana Natural History Center
Our beautiful book of Field Notes is a fantastic gift for nature lovers of all ages. This collection of nature essays, on topics from snowfleas to moose to geology and everything in between, captures the variety of personal experience of natural phenomena and the brilliance of seasonal change in Montana. $22.95. Available for purchase at MNHC or online at



Montana Natural History Center hand lens and lanyardNaturalist Hand Lens & Lanyard
A great gift for the curious naturalist(s) in your life! Our bright, sturdy hand lenses are perfect for getting up close and personal with the natural world, whether you’re examining tracks, flowers, scat, or snowflakes. And the matching lanyard lets you easily carry it with you wherever you go! $6 for the set. Stop by MNHC to purchase.


MNHC Memberships
What a great way to share the love of nature! We offer individual ($35), family ($60), and grandparent ($75) memberships, which include free admission to the Center, discounts on programs, a subscription to Montana Naturalist magazine, and reciprocal admission to more than 300 science centers in North America. For more information and to purchase, visit

Stop by MNHC to see our entire gift shop full of naturalist gifts from local artists!

merchandise shelf at the Montana Natural History Center