The shop offers an array of gifts at friendly prices, including jewelry, accessories, cards, toys, gifts for the home, and more. Ceramics and other handmade gifts made by local artists are also featured. Feel good about your purchase—all proceeds support WAM programs and exhibitions!

Members receive access to exclusive Members Only sales in the WAM Shop, and invitations to seasonal sales throughout the year. Not a member yet? Join for free today >>


WAM Shop Hours
Closed Mondays 
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday | 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday – 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sweetheart Sale | February 12 – 14

Shop adorable finds—including accessories and jewelry, cards and handmade gifts—for those special people in your life. You’ll get a sweetheart of a deal: WAM members and UMN faculty, staff, and students save 20%. The sale takes place Wednesday through Friday, February 12 – 14, during regular shop hours.


New to the Shop

(1) Wear a piece of WAM history! Made by students from the College of Design, these upcycled bags were created from former exhibition banners that hung from the museum’s exterior. Tote $24.00, crossbody bag $18.00, medium pouch $14.00, small pouch $10.00.

(2) Check out a unique selection of gifts inspired by Abracadabra and Other Forms of Protection. Soy candle $26.00, crystals $14.95 18.95, pencil set $11.95.

(3) Enjoy honey harvested from the museum’s rooftop hives by the University of Minnesota’s Bee Squad. Honey jar $9.95 14.95, Bee’s Knees card $5.25.

Art Rental

The Weisman’s art rental program offers U of M students, employees, and departments the opportunity to display pieces of art from the museum’s collection in their homes or offices. More than 300 framed, ready-to-hang, original artworks are available for rent at the shop during regular museum hours. Learn more about the program here >>


More Benefits 

All U of M students, faculty, and staff also receive a 10% discount on purchases every day, and participants of the Gopher GOLD™ value program can pay quickly and easily with their U Card.

Questions? Contact us at 612.625.9495