The Accokeek Foundation Visitor Center and Museum Gift Shop is one of the best places to shop in Accokeek for unique gifts for all of your gift giving needs, including:
- Handcrafted jewelry
- Natural home and body products
- Handspun wool from the farm’s sheep
- Hand-carved Tobacco walking sticks
- Books on history, gardening and food preservation, and nature
- Children’s toys
- Fishing bait and tackle
- Healthy and organic snacks, ice-cream and refreshments
Visitors can obtain information about visiting the park, borrow a birding kit, rent a wagon for toting the kids, or a kayak cart to help haul your kayak to the launch. Also, be sure to stop in and meet the Accokeek Foundation’s “unofficial mascot,” a rescued box turtle named Edgar.
The Visitor Center and Gift Shop is open Tuesday – Sunday, 10 am to 4 pm. Restrooms are open daily for visitors.
All proceeds from Museum Gift Shop sales support the Accokeek Foundation’s mission to cultivate passion for the natural and cultural heritage of Piscataway Park and commitment to stewardship and sustainability. Members receive a gift shop discount. Join today and save on your next visit!