Museum (S)hopping: A creative gifting alternative
by Adele Flail
With options that range from artistic and sophisticated to downright dorky, museum gift shops offer fun, unique gifts.
Salt Lake City has a myriad of funky and eclectic locally owned shops, offering great alternatives to the mass-produced goods sold at the malls. But if you’ve exhausted the ingenuity of your favorite corner shop or boutique, and haven’t checked off
everyone on your shopping list—there’s one more alternative for nifty gifts that supports the local community instead of chain stores. With offerings that range from artistic and sophisticated to downright dorky, museum gift shops offer fun, unique gift for friends and family while supporting the missions and programs of cherished Utah institutions.