What Are Some of the Items That You Can Purchase From the Smithsonian Catalog?


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The Smithsonian Catalog offers a large assortment of goods, including jewelry, clothing and accessories, books and media, home decor and toys. Customers can request a copy of the Smithsonian Catalog by visiting the Smithsonian Store website or by calling (866) 945-6897.

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The Smithsonian Institution is comprised of the National Zoo and 16 public museums, and purchases from the catalog goes to support the organization's exhibits and programs. The merchandise available through the catalog is inspired by the vast array of exhibitions, collections, artifacts and archives from the zoo and museums.

The Jackie Kennedy collection, for example, is comprised of jewelry and accessories that are inspired by her personal pieces that are on display in an exhibit.

The catalog offers a large array of clothing and accessory pieces, including scarves, shirts, skirts, dresses, tunics and coin purse wallets, among others. Many of the pieces are inspired by nature, and pieces vary by season.

The home decor section also offers a large array of pieces, such as decorative pieces, sculptures, art glass, table top accents, desk accents, pillows and throws, wreaths, clocks and seasonal decor, among others.

Parents and children can also find a large selection of toys, with games, puzzles, science kits, books, models, collectibles and plush toys available for young shoppers.

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