The Claude Moore Colonial Farm’s GateHouse Gift Shop offers one-stop shopping for original holiday gifts for every child, lady and gentleman on your list. Affordable treasures from U.S. as well as U.K., Spain, Sweden, France, Holland and Belgium. In addition to museum reproductions, estate items and Colonial Market Fair merchandise, the Farm offers Dutch, Swedish and French soaps packaged for hostess gifts and Christmas themed tea towels. Other unique gift items include pirate ships and ship ornaments, leather iPhone/cell phone bags, and hand blown glass ornaments of owls, roosters, foxes, pigs, sheep, hedgehogs and other creatures. Choose from local fruit preserves, jams and fruit butters and the Farm’s own bottled honey. In addition, browse well priced one of a kind jewelry including single stone rings that can be mixed for fun effect. There is also a variety of fun, retro and educational toys for kids as well a great selection of stocking stuffers.
Shopping at the Claude Moore Colonial Farm’s GateHouse Gift Shop supports this local living history museum and the only privately operated National Park.
The GateHouse Gift Shop is located at the entrance to the Claude Moore Colonial Farm at 6310 Georgetown Pike in McLean. The GateHouse Shop is open 10 am to 5 pm Wednesdays through Sundays until Dec. 23. The shop offers convenient access from the DC Beltway and Rte. 123 as well as free parking. For more information including directions please visit www.1771.org.