Museum Boutique
A traditional museum gift shop with an antique touch.

The Museum Boutique offers a unique shopping experience. The perfect treasure is bound to be found here with exclusive merchandise, one-of-a-kind items, officially licensed apparel, and carefully selected antiques. Take a piece of history home with you.

Women Who Behave Rarely Make History

Our exclusive line of “Women Who Behave” shirts were designed by the Visitor Services staff to celebrate women who make history every day.

There’s No Crying in Baseball

Perfect for any baseball superfan or movie buff, “There’s No Crying in Baseball” shirts commemorate the real-life trailblazing women of the AAGPBL, including our hometown team: the South Bend Blue Sox.


‘Tis the Season! Our seasonal showcase is ready for Halloween with our extensive selection of ponchos, witch’s hats, and costumes.


The History Museum proudly displays official Oliver merchandise in The Museum Boutique. Whether you’re a lifelong Oliver collector or needing the quintessential gift for an “Oliver” in your life, you’ll find it here.

South Bend Shirts

In partnership with Make South Bend, a collaborative makerspace of local artists, you can now show off your South Bend pride with our new t-shirts and other merchandise.

Tippecanoe Place

The Studebaker home, Tippecanoe Place, is a landmark historical home in South Bend. Learn about the history of the Studebaker family and the home of Clement Studebaker with one of Joan Romine’s most popular books, exclusive to The History Museum.

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The Museum Boutique is guaranteed to please all collectors with our selection of handmade Native American jewelry, antique perfume bottles, Royal Doulton figurines and so much more.


The Museum Boutique offers a wide array of books to add to your bookshelf. Learn about the founding of the nation, the secrets of Hollywood, the rich history of South Bend, or the great state of Indiana.


Take home a lasting memory of The History Museum with our exclusive mugs and shot glasses.