The Blue Heron Gift Shop is located in the Audubon Community Nature Center and normally shares the same hours.
Nature Center Members always enjoy a 10% discount on all items in the Gift Shop.

All proceeds directly support Audubon Community Nature Center.


The Blue Heron Gift Shop holds a Birdseed Sale twice annually. If you miss the sale, or run out before the next, Audubon’s very own Conewango Blend bird seed is sold in the Blue Heron Gift Shop at the Nature Center year-round, and at the following locations:

  • Ashville General Store, Ashville, NY
  • BioDome Project, Jamestown, NY
  • Ekey Marketplace, Warren, PA
  • Everydays True Value, Jamestown, NY
  • Howe’s True Value, Warren, PA
  • Lakewood Apothecary, Lakewood, NY
  • Lighthouse Point Grocery, Mayville, NY
  • Oneida Lumber, Ace Hardware, Warren, PA
  • Wegmans, Jamestown, NY

Blue Heron Gift Shop has become an affiliate on

This website offers thousands of titles available to ship direct to you from the warehouse, to benefit independent booksellers and nonprofits. It represents far more than the gift shop can stock at the physical store in Audubon Community Nature Center. Any book purchased while in the Audubon Community Nature Center ‘Bookshop’, whether from your own title searches or from the ACNC suggested lists, Audubon receives 10% of the purchase!

Next time you are considering buying books online stop by Bookshop.


Audubon Community Nature Center
1600 Riverside Road
Jamestown, NY 14701

(716) 569-2345

Click here for directions

Hours and Admission

Nature Center Hours:

Monday - Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

1:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Building Admission:

Members - Free
Non-member Adult (ages 16+) - $6
Non-member Child (ages 3 - 15) - $2
Children ages 2 and under - Free
Maximum cost for a Family - $15
Free admission to the Nature Center for SNAP/EBT cardholders.
Free admission for all on Sundays

Grounds and Outdoor Exhibits:

Open daily, year round from dawn to dusk free of charge

Click here for holiday closings

Thank you, Community Partners

Audubon Community Partners make a significant financial contribution each year because they believe that every child deserves the opportunity to have a real and healthy connection to nature.

Bruce and Juline Battler

Carnahan-Jackson Foundation

Chautauqua Region Community Foundation

Holmberg Foundation

Hultquist Foundation

Jessie Smith Darrah Fund

Lenna Foundation

Ralph C. Sheldon Foundation




Bob Frucella's Tax Service
Bush Furniture, a Brand of eSolutions Furniture 
Hal and Mary Conarro

Cummins Jamestown Engine Plant

Doug and Lamae McCullor

National Fuel Gas Company 

Weinberg Financial Group
Whirley Drinkworks