The Evolution Store

The Evolution Store A landmark in Manhattan's SoHo art district since 1993. Evolution sells unique natural history collectibles usually seen only in museums. These include butterflies and beetles, fossils, seashells, skulls and skeletons, medical models, and tribal art
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For over twenty years The Evolution Store has been offering science and natural history collectibles, minerals, insects, fossils,taxidermy,sea life, puzzles & toys, jewelry, and posters. With a selection that changes weekly visitors are encouraged to browse the store often and ask questions. Our knowledgeable sales staff are always eager to assist you. When not in New York City you can always shop our website for all our unique and curious items.

Operating as usual

Reminder: TODAY IS MOTHER’S DAY! If you forgot to get your mom a gift, do not fret! We are open today, and we have these...
05/09/2021

Reminder: TODAY IS MOTHER’S DAY!

If you forgot to get your mom a gift, do not fret! We are open today, and we have these beautiful agate slices that she’s sure to love ❤️

#mothersday #mothersdaygift #wunderkammer #cabinetofcuriosities #minerals #gemstones #stones #natural #nature #naturalgifts #naturalhomedecor #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall

Holy Guacamole! Check out this huge Australian Trumpet! 🐚 We’re offering free domestic shipping on this beauty through n...
05/08/2021

Holy Guacamole! Check out this huge Australian Trumpet! 🐚 We’re offering free domestic shipping on this beauty through next Tuesday! This item is not on our website so please call or email at [email protected] to order!

#theevolutionshow #theevolutionstore #freeshipping #sea #shell #seashells #seashell #wunderkammer #cabinetofcuriosities #oddities #oddity #odditiesandcuriosities #nyc

Holy Guacamole! Check out this huge Australian Trumpet! 🐚 We’re offering free domestic shipping on this beauty through next Tuesday! This item is not on our website so please call or email at [email protected] to order!

#theevolutionshow #theevolutionstore #freeshipping #sea #shell #seashells #seashell #wunderkammer #cabinetofcuriosities #oddities #oddity #odditiesandcuriosities #nyc

05/05/2021
Spotlight on: Summer Window Display

Julie is getting ready to redo our window for the summer, so we had our favorite paleontologist pick out a few items to showcase in our new display! We're offering free domestic shipping on the two seashells and free local delivery for the petrified tree stump through next Tuesday! These beauties are not on our website, so please call or email [email protected] to order

#theevolutionshow #theevolutionstore #seashells #seashell #petrifiedwood #pretrifiedforest #fossil #fossils #wunderkammer #cabinetofcuriosities #oddities #paleontology #naturalhistory #odditiesandcuriosities #supportsmallbusinesses #shopsmall

Trevor teaches anatomy and physiology at Midwood High School and decided to conduct a virtual field trip for his student...
05/03/2021

Trevor teaches anatomy and physiology at Midwood High School and decided to conduct a virtual field trip for his students at our store today! 👨‍🏫 We absolutely LOVE this idea, and if there are any other teachers out there who would like to do something similar, please feel free to reach out to us! #scienceeducation

#science #anatomy #education #teachersofinstagram #highschool #fieldtrip #theevolutionstore #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall

Trevor teaches anatomy and physiology at Midwood High School and decided to conduct a virtual field trip for his students at our store today! 👨‍🏫 We absolutely LOVE this idea, and if there are any other teachers out there who would like to do something similar, please feel free to reach out to us! #scienceeducation

#science #anatomy #education #teachersofinstagram #highschool #fieldtrip #theevolutionstore #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall

We’re offering free domestic shipping on our beautiful hand painted anatomy models! What do you guys think? 🫀#theevoluti...
05/02/2021

We’re offering free domestic shipping on our beautiful hand painted anatomy models! What do you guys think? 🫀

#theevolutionshow #theevolutionstore #anatomy #anatomicalmodel #science #wunderkammer #cabinetofcuriosities #odditiesandcuriosities #oddities #oddity #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall #freeshipping

We’re offering free domestic shipping on our beautiful hand painted anatomy models! What do you guys think? 🫀

#theevolutionshow #theevolutionstore #anatomy #anatomicalmodel #science #wunderkammer #cabinetofcuriosities #odditiesandcuriosities #oddities #oddity #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall #freeshipping

04/28/2021
Spotlight on: Anatomy Tools

Last week we talked about taxidermy and animal anatomy, and this week we're taking a closer look at our anatomical models to talk about human anatomy! These amazing pieces are beautifully and accurately made, and can be useful for medical study or for artists out there looking to learn more about anatomy! We just uploaded them onto our website, which is why we are finally offering free domestic shipping on them this week!

Featured items:
ANATOMICAL BUST, MALE
https://theevolutionstore.com/anatomical-bust-male-hand-painted/

MINI SKELETAL ANATOMICAL FIGURE, MALE
https://theevolutionstore.com/mini-skeletal-anatomical-figure-male-hand-painted/

ANATOMICAL FIGURE, FEMALE
https://theevolutionstore.com/anatomical-figure-female-hand-painted/

MINI MUSCULAR ANATOMICAL FIGURE, MALE
https://theevolutionstore.com/mini-muscular-anatomical-figure-male-hand-painted/

BISECTED ANATOMICAL TORSO - FEMALE
https://theevolutionstore.com/bisected-anatomical-torso-female/

MINI HALF-MUSCULAR ANATOMICAL FIGURE, MALE
https://theevolutionstore.com/mini-half-muscular-anatomical-figure-male-hand-painted/

ANATOMICAL FIGURE, MALE - ANTIQUE FINISH
https://theevolutionstore.com/anatomical-figure-male-antique-finish/

MINI MUSCULAR ANATOMICAL FIGURE, MALE - ANTIQUE FINISH
https://theevolutionstore.com/mini-muscular-anatomical-figure-male-antique-finish/

ANATOMICAL FIGURE, MALE
https://theevolutionstore.com/anatomical-figure-male-hand-painted/

We are hiring! If you think you would be a good fit, check out our job posting on Indeed!
04/27/2021

We are hiring! If you think you would be a good fit, check out our job posting on Indeed!

“I like big boys, itty bitty boys!”- Lizzo Check out these amazing pieces of taxidermy we just got into the store! We’re...
04/24/2021

“I like big boys, itty bitty boys!”
- Lizzo
Check out these amazing pieces of taxidermy we just got into the store! We’re offering free domestic shipping on these lovelies this week! Call or email us at [email protected] to order!
#theevolutionshow #theevolutionstore #taxidermy #taxidermyart #taxidermyforsale #freeshipping #momentomori #vultureculture #hunting #wunderkammer #cabinetofcuriosities #muskrat #ermine #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall #homedecor

04/21/2021
Spotlight on: Taxidermy!

What happens when Mike and Julie come back from the virtual auction? Lots. Of. Taxidermy. We have some amazing new pieces up in the store now! We're talking foxes, skunks, zebras, bears, raccoons, badgers, squirrels, and even vampire deer! (what?)
Come stop by the store to check out these beautiful pieces in person, it's definitely worth it! If you're not in the NYC area then be sure to watch this little tour Julie put together!
We're working on putting all these beauties up on our website, but if there is a piece you see in the video that isn't online, feel free to call or email [email protected] to order!
We're offering free domestic shipping on most of these items this week. However, the White Tail Deer Shoulder Mount & Zebra Pedestal qualify only for free local delivery

Check out these beautiful new taxidermy pieces we just got in the store! What do you all think? #odditiesandcuriosities ...
04/17/2021

Check out these beautiful new taxidermy pieces we just got in the store! What do you all think? #odditiesandcuriosities #taxidermyart #taxidermy

We won’t be posting an episode of the Evolution Show this week 😢We’ll have something for you all next week, but in the m...
04/15/2021

We won’t be posting an episode of the Evolution Show this week 😢We’ll have something for you all next week, but in the meantime, please continue to enjoy free domestic shipping on some of our trilobite products!

#theevolutionshow #theevolutionstore #freeshipping #supportsmallbusiness #odditiesandcuriosities #trilobite #trilobites

We won’t be posting an episode of the Evolution Show this week 😢We’ll have something for you all next week, but in the meantime, please continue to enjoy free domestic shipping on some of our trilobite products!

#theevolutionshow #theevolutionstore #freeshipping #supportsmallbusiness #odditiesandcuriosities #trilobite #trilobites

SWIPE 👉👉We’re offering free domestic shipping on some of our trilobite pieces this week! If you see other trilobites tha...
04/10/2021

SWIPE 👉👉We’re offering free domestic shipping on some of our trilobite pieces this week! If you see other trilobites that you like and that aren’t on our website, feel free to give a call or email at [email protected] for more info! 💀
#theevolutionstore #theevolutionshow #fossil #fossils #trilobite #odditiesandcuriosities #naturalhistory #oddities #wunderkammer #cabinetofcuriosities #homedecor #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall #freeshipping

04/07/2021
Spotlight on: Trilobites

Welcome to another spotlight episode! This week, we're taking a look at trilobites. They might have gone extinct millions of years ago, but they still can make a wonderful addition to your collection of fossils and cabinet of curiosities! Enjoy free shipping on some of our smaller trilobite products through next Tuesday, but if you see any larger unique pieces in our video that interests you, feel free to reach out by phone, email, or social media!

Did you know we also have zoological posters?! 🐶🙀🐸Order your Hagemann poster this week while we still have free domestic...
04/03/2021

Did you know we also have zoological posters?! 🐶🙀🐸
Order your Hagemann poster this week while we still have free domestic shipping! #theevolutionshow

#freeshipping #theevolutionstore #homedecor #homedesign #accentpieces #poster #posterdesign #starfish #educationalposters #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall #buyamerican

Did you know we also have zoological posters?! 🐶🙀🐸
Order your Hagemann poster this week while we still have free domestic shipping! #theevolutionshow

#freeshipping #theevolutionstore #homedecor #homedesign #accentpieces #poster #posterdesign #starfish #educationalposters #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall #buyamerican

03/31/2021
Spotlight on: Hagemann Posters

Welcome to Walton! Spring is definitely in the air, and even if the weather outside isn't cooperating, that doesn't mean you can't bring some of nature's beauty indoors! Some of you might already be familiar with our beautiful Hagemann posters, particular our botanical ones! We're giving you a quick tour of our Walton offices in Upstate New York to showcase our own cherry blossom poster that we have up, and we're offering free domestic shipping on all of our Hagemann posters this week!

Did you see this week’s episode? We’re offering free domestic shipping this week on some of our ammonite products 🌀#thee...
03/27/2021

Did you see this week’s episode? We’re offering free domestic shipping this week on some of our ammonite products 🌀#theevolutionstore #theevolutionshow #ammonite #fossils #wunderkammer #odditiesandcuriosities #oddities #oddity #odditiesforsale #cabinetofcuriosities #freeshipping #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall

Did you see this week’s episode? We’re offering free domestic shipping this week on some of our ammonite products 🌀#theevolutionstore #theevolutionshow #ammonite #fossils #wunderkammer #odditiesandcuriosities #oddities #oddity #odditiesforsale #cabinetofcuriosities #freeshipping #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall

03/24/2021
Spotlight on: Ammonites

Welcome back to another spotlight episode! This week we're looking at ammonites! Julie just rearranged our ammonite setup at the store, so if you're in the city, please stop by to check them out! If you're not, don't worry, you can still get domestic free shipping on some of our ammonite products this week!

Large, small, and cowpie! We’re offering free domestic shipping on our western diamondback rattlesnakes! 🐍
03/21/2021

Large, small, and cowpie! We’re offering free domestic shipping on our western diamondback rattlesnakes! 🐍

03/17/2021
Spotlight on: Rattlesnakes

Happy St. Patrick's Day! Did you know that Saint Patrick was known for having banished all the snakes from Ireland? They must have all ended up in our store, because we have quite a few here, from skeletons in domes to taxidermy. We even have some snake jewelry! This week we'll be offering free domestic shipping on our taxidermy rattlesnakes! Enjoy, and have a safe and fun St. Patrick's Day!

SWIPE 👉 From smallest to biggest! We’re offering free domestic shipping on these beautiful great white shark teeth! Thes...
03/13/2021

SWIPE 👉 From smallest to biggest! We’re offering free domestic shipping on these beautiful great white shark teeth! These are unique pieces, so they are not on our website. Please call or email us at [email protected] to order! 🦈

#theevolutionstore #theevolutionshow #greatwhiteshark #greatwhitesharks #greatwhite #shark #sharktooth #sharkteeth #odditiesandcuriosities #oddities #wunderkammer #freeshipping #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall #shopsmallbusiness

03/10/2021
Spotlight on Great White Shark Tooth

This week we're back with another Spotlight Episode on some of our most popular items: shark teeth! We have quite a few shark products: jaws, teeth, fossils, and even jewelry. However in this episode, Robbie, our trusty paleontologist, is going to do a deep dive (we love puns and dad jokes here at the Evolution Store) on our great white shark teeth! We're offering free domestic shipping on our great white shark teeth this week. Unfortunately, these are unique items, so they are not on our website. Please call or email at [email protected] to order!

Were offering free domestic shipping on these beautiful insect domes! 🦋#theevolutionshow Find out what items have free d...
03/06/2021

Were offering free domestic shipping on these beautiful insect domes! 🦋#theevolutionshow

Find out what items have free domestic shipping each week by clicking on the “Featured on the Evolution Show” tab on our website!

#theevolutionstore #insects #insect #insectdomes #domes #butterfly #butterflydome #beetle #beetles #beetledome #insectinstallation #insectinstagram #insectart #entomology #bugs #wunderkammer #cabinetofcuriosities #supportsmallbusiness #shopsmall #freeshipping

We will be opening at 12:15 today. So sorry for the inconvenience
02/28/2021

We will be opening at 12:15 today. So sorry for the inconvenience

We will be opening at 12:15 today. So sorry for the inconvenience

Our Vaugondy globes have free domestic shipping this week! #vintage #globes #maps #FreeShipping
02/27/2021

Our Vaugondy globes have free domestic shipping this week! #vintage #globes #maps #FreeShipping

Our Vaugondy globes have free domestic shipping this week! #vintage #globes #maps #FreeShipping

02/24/2021
Spotlight on: Vaugondy Globe

Welcome back to another spotlight episode on the Evolution Show! This week, we're really exposing our nerdy side and showcasing one of our favorite products: vintage globes! Our line of vintage navigational instruments in general is quite impressive, but today we'll be looking at one of our more show-stopping items. Our replica 1750's Vaugondy Globe can be an amazing addition to your collection!
We're offering free domestic shipping on this item through next Tuesday!

02/19/2021
VICE France

To all our francophones out there, check out this video about fellow paleontologist, Francois Escuillie! VICE France

On a parlé avec François Escuillié, un paléontologue privé qui vend des dinosaures et d'autres objets anciens aux musées et aux collectionneurs.

Because of the snow we’ll be opening at 1pm today. Stay warm everyone!
02/18/2021

Because of the snow we’ll be opening at 1pm today. Stay warm everyone!

02/17/2021
Spotlight on: Bone Clones

Our favorite paleontologist is back, and he's taking a look at some of his favorites from our Bone Clones collection! Robbie is going to be breaking down a hot topic among paleontologists and Game of Thrones fans: the Dire Wolf!
This week, we’re offering free domestic shipping our resin dire wolf skulls (now called Aenocyon dirius) - $297, our Siberian wolf skulls (canis lupus) -$295, and our North American lion skulls (Panthera atrox) -$493
(These products are not on our website, so please call or email us at [email protected] to order)

Valentine's Day is tomorrow, folks! Ok, you might have totally forgotten to plan for something, and it's too late to ord...
02/13/2021

Valentine's Day is tomorrow, folks! Ok, you might have totally forgotten to plan for something, and it's too late to order a gift now, but it's not too late to ask for forgiveness! We have these adorable and punny handmade greeting cards! Not only are we offering free domestic shipping, we'll also handwrite your apology note and send it to your loved ones for you!

02/10/2021

This week on the Evolution Show: Greeting Cards!

We know you meant well, and you probably had the intention to order some nice jewelry for your significant other. Now you're panicking. Valentine's Day is around the corner and you got... nothing. Don't worry, we have these adorable, pun-arific, handmade greetings cards to save the day! This week, not only are we offering free domestic shipping on these greetings cards, but if you'd like, we'll even handwrite your message for you and send it to your loved ones. Bonus! We got a list of excuses ready for you to pick from!

02/03/2021
Spotlight on: Unique Valentine's Day Jewelry

Our paleontologist, Robbie, is back with another Spotlight Episode this week! If you saw last week's episode, then you know we've been thinking about Valentine's Day jewelry lately, so we decided to give you some more Cupid-approved pieces from our store. Robbie's love for fossils shines through as we look at his unique picks for Valentine's Day! We're offering free domestic shipping on these pieces through next Tuesday! These beauties are not on our website so please call 212.343.1114 or email [email protected] to order

Fossil earrings (shark and trilobite) $59

Smilodon (saber tooth tiger) necklace $109

Trilobite ring $260

We are aware that our website, for the past few days, has been giving shipping quote errors. We've now fixed the issue, ...
02/02/2021

We are aware that our website, for the past few days, has been giving shipping quote errors. We've now fixed the issue, so please try and place your order again. If you're still getting an error, please call support at 718-581-6629

We’re closed today because of the snow, but it looks like we’ll have to stay closed tomorrow (feb 2nd) too! ❄️So sorry f...
02/01/2021

We’re closed today because of the snow, but it looks like we’ll have to stay closed tomorrow (feb 2nd) too! ❄️So sorry for the inconvenience and stay warm! ❄️

Did you catch this week's episode of the Evolution Show? Then you know we're offering FREE domestic shipping on some of ...
01/30/2021

Did you catch this week's episode of the Evolution Show? Then you know we're offering FREE domestic shipping on some of our most romantic pieces of jewelry. Order now before we run out!

01/27/2021

Don't forget, the most romantic day of the year is coming up soon! No one likes to have to scramble and find some last minute gifts for that special someone, so we're taking out some of our own favorite items from our jewelry collection to give you some ideas. Hopefully these different looks will help inspire you as you look for a perfect meaningful gift for your loved ones!
We're offering free domestic shipping on these featured items through next Tuesday! Just in time for Valentine's Day!

Featured Items:
Campo del Cielo Meteorite Necklace (1:39) and (4:57)
https://theevolutionstore.com/meteorite-necklace/

Campo del Cielo Earrings (2:03) and (5:05)
https://theevolutionstore.com/campo-del-cielo-meteorite-earrings/

Moth Necklace (2:50) and (7:39)
https://theevolutionstore.com/moth-necklace-urania-ripheus/

Moth Earrings (3:21)
https://theevolutionstore.com/moth-earrings-urania-ripheus/

Carved Water Buffalo Skull Necklace (3:58) and (12:47)
https://theevolutionstore.com/carved-water-buffalo-skull-necklace/

Address

687 Broadway
New York, NY
10012

6 Train - Bleecker St. N/R Trains - Prince St. B/D/F/M Trains - Broadway-Lafayette St.

Opening Hours

Monday 11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 11:00 - 20:00
Thursday 11:00 - 20:00
Friday 11:00 - 20:00
Saturday 11:00 - 20:00
Sunday 11:00 - 20:00

Telephone

+12123431114

Products

Natural History home decor items and collectibles. Minerals, Fossils, insects and taxidermy.

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