Gift Shops

Find one of a kind gifts for everyone on your list at these Athens County gift shops.

College Book Store

Stop in for OU apparel, school and art supplies, text books, and more.

Ohio is Home

Uniquely Athens apparel, gifts and so very much more. Right on Court Street!

Random House

Random House is home to an enormous collection of antique items, from clothes and furniture, to music and decor.

Rocky Outdoor Gear

Originally from Nelsonville, Rocky Outdoor Gear has expanded towards a world renown reputation for rugged outdoor and occupational footwear.

Athens Art Guild

As active members of our community, the Athens Art Guild artists represent a wide variety of visual arts including ceramics, fiber, jewelry, painting, printing, sculpture, stained glass, photography, watercolor, wood working, soap-making, book-binding and more.

Dairy Barn Arts Center Gallery Shop

  Visit Website Location: 8000, Dairy Lane, Athens Phone: 740-592-4981 A fantastic place to shop for that special gift… or a treat for yourself. Arts, crafts, one-of-a-kind pieces from artists locally and beyond. The Dairy Barn Arts Center’s Gallery Shop is open year-round, Tuesday–Saturday, 12 to 5 pm, and Thursday until 8 pm; Sundays 1–5 View

Greenleaf Landscapes

Greenleaf Landscapes is a full service design/build landscaping company and retail garden center.


Kroger supplies much of the Athens area with a variety of foods and everyday home products.

Wilson’s Studio

Wilson’s Studio operates out of Nelsonville as one of the area’s premier photography studios.

White’s Mill

White’s Mill, situated on the outskirts of Athens, offers a variety of local art and gardening supplies as well as many other products.

Fiber Fun Studio

An art studio specializing in the different crafts that can be done using fibrous materials.

The Market on State

Recently re-branded and previously known as the University Mall, The Market on State houses several different retailers, all catering to a unique need suited for you.

Bobcat Depot

Bobcat Depot is Ohio University’s own apparel, memorabilia, hats, bags and collectibles shop.

Mountain Laurel Gifts

Mountain Laurel Gifts features fine leather, jewelry, cards, stationery, candles, gourmet foods, household items, garden and home décor, as well as many beautiful items handcrafted by local artisans.

Marietta Run Clay

Marietta Run Clay ships their handmade pots and painted stoneware across the globe. They locally stock many of the stores around town as well with their pottery products.

Starbrick Cooperative Gallery

Art enthusiasts will have no trouble at all finding their unique art and craft related needs met. Search the ship for oil paintings, prints, jewelry and more.

Nelsonville Emporium

Nelsonville Emporium features the artwork of over 75 local artists, a pottery studio on site, and a retail ceramic supply shop.

Beads & Things

Beads & Things has offered a space for people to explore their creativity since 1990.

Keith Chapman Jeweler

Looking for a one-of-a-kind piece? He’ll design and then create an individual piece that is all your own.

Artifacts Gallery

They specialize in women’s dresses and tops, men’s and kids’ tees, and a great assortment of fun gifts.

Import House

The Import House has a great selection of shoes, clothing, jewelry, candles and incense.

Little Professor Book Center

Little Professor Book Center offers a complete selection of hardcover and paperback books, as well as a complete selection of periodicals and newspapers.

Random House

If you love antiques, you’ll love Random House!


Ohio University and Athens inspired gear conveniently located on Court Street

Passion Works Studio

The spirit of partnership and shared vision of Passion Works Studio represents the very best in collaborative, community arts.