On Saturday, November 25th Lowell Observatory will participate in Museum Store Sunday. This is a great opportunity to get your holiday shopping done for those special nerds in your life, as well as a great way to support the research and education programs at Lowell Observatory.
“This is the second year that Museum Store Sunday has been implemented at Lowell,” states Miriam Robbins, the Gift Shop Manager at Lowell Observatory. “It is a nationwide event to help celebrate the stores that exist at museums, science centers and cultural attractions across the United States.”
This year, more than 900 museum stores, representing all 50 states, 11 countries, and three continents, are participating. “It’s sort of similar to Black Friday and Cyber Monday for museums,” explains Robbins. “It’s a great way to show support to local shops, and there are not a lot of stores like the Lowell Observatory Gift shop in Flagstaff.”
Not only will shopping at Lowell on the 25th support the research and education programs at Lowell, but there are also more options than ever to choose from, so you will be able to find a gift for everyone on your list!
“We just expanded our gift shop,” Robbins ...