Visit us in-store

Stop in daily 11am-8pm for

Shopping | Online order Pickup | Events

Address: 1759 Columbia Rd NW Washington, DC 20009

Shop Gifts

We're a gift shop for adults + kids! The store is organized by discipline and we offer stationery, novelty gifts, housewares, puzzles + games, art, apparel, and more! You can also purchase/pick up physical gift cards.

Store categories include:

- Plants + Animals

- Dinosaurs + Natural History

- Space

- Local DC Gifts

- Cards + Stationery

- Apparel + Socks

- Kids Activities + Baby Gifts

- General Science

- Women in STEM

- Physics + Math

- Engineering + Tech

- Circuit Breaker Labs

- Geology + Earth Science

- Biology + Anatomy

- Chemistry

- Home Science Supplies

Do Science + Art

We're currently building our CRAFT LAB (coming early 2023), but in the meantime, we have daily rotating activities, events, and free drop-in projects.

Activities + Events

Daily: Stop by the Creativity Zone anytime for constantly rotating hands on activities, like paper snowflake making, origami, paper airplane engineering, and more! Activities are suitable for most age groups (free)

Daily: Use our microscope! Try your hand with our easy-to-use digital microscope. Grab something from the store, or something from outside, and see what it looks like!

Scheduled Events:

Drop in between 3-6pm. Free (while supplies last).

Refer to the schedule of activities below.

Check back often as our offerings are updated bimonthly

in-Store Events

Stop by for hands-on events, including science crafting and Ask-a-scientist Coffee Hours.

Most crafting activities are suitable for children that have fine motor skills and can use a paintbrush or scissors. We welcome adults + children to participate in our activities!