Shop Hours

The Gift Shop is open for the season!

Hours are:

May 4th - June 12th: Wed-Fri, 11 AM - 4 PM    

June 13th - Sept 3rd: Mon-Sat, 10 AM - 4 PM

Sept 7th - October 9thWed-Sat, 11 AM - 4 PM

Online shopping is available year-round.

Learn more about the Marine Biological Laboratory by visiting the Pierce Exhibit Center at 100 Water Street in Woods Hole, adjacent to the Gift Shop. Colorful exhibits tell the story of the MBL and its impact on life sciences. Live animals, stunning underwater video footage, a hands-on microscope, and an interactive squid are all part of the visitor experience.


Email us at or call (508) 289-7230 during shop hours.