The Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History

“Now more than ever, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History is inspiring new generations of scholars, scientists, and enthusiasts of the natural world. The Peabody Museum is one of the oldest and largest university-based natural history museums, with more than 13 million objects housed in 10 different divisions and representing more than 4 billion years of geological, biological, and human history.” – David K. Skelly, Director of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History


The Yale Peabody Museum also houses a gift shop that offers an exceptional assortment of merchandise that celebrates natural history. Distinctive jewelry, one-of-a-kind crafts, and a diverse selection of toys and gifts are found alongside items that extend the Museum’s educational mission.  Be sure to allow time to the visit the Museum Store, recognized as “one the best museum shops in the state” by The New York Times.


The Museum Store is operated by the Yale Peabody Museum and all proceeds from your purchases directly support the Museum’s public programs.