Looking for a special gift for your president-obsessed spouse? Craving a beautiful art-inspired calendar or notebook for yourself? Need a creative activity for your rambunctious seven-year-old right now? The Museum Shop features a variety of distinctive objects inspired by popular works from the museum’s permanent collection as well as works from special exhibitions. Items include lavishly illustrated exhibition catalogues, artist-designed jewelry, silk scarves, decorative items for your home, posters, biographies, art and history books, and a wide range of children’s books, art-inspired toys and games, and art kits. We also have notecards and postcards based on our most popular portraits, as well as novelty T-shirts, pencils, and magnets.
Please note that to receive a discount at the National Portrait Gallery shop, Smithsonian members must show their membership card to a sales clerk. For those unable to visit the shop, you may order by phone during regular business hours: (202) 633-1589 or (202) 633-1588.
National Portrait Gallery publications feature work from both permanent collections and special exhibitions. With insightful texts and lavish illustrations, they inform, entertain, and inspire readers. Visit the Publications page for a full list of recent publications, E-books, and a full backlist.