mu·se·um nerd / m y o o · z e e · u h m / n u r d / noun: one devoted to museums of artistic, historical, or scientific interest and single-minded in their pursuit of culture.


Luckily for museum nerds, New Orleans is home to many wonderful cultural institutions dedicated to Southern art, history, and experience including The Historic New Orleans Collection, which operates three campuses in the heart of the French Quarter. Dedicated to preserving the history and culture of the city and the Gulf South, THNOC has educated locals and visitors alike through its numerous exhibitions, tours, events, digital resources, and more for over 50 years.


Show your love and support of museums by shopping the Museum Nerd Line in-store at The Shop at the Collection or online. The Museum Nerd line is produced by Popcorn Custom Product in support of Museum Store Association.

Below, some of our favorite Museum Nerd products.


Museum Nerd HNOC Mug, $20, The Shop at the Collection


Museum Nerd HNOC Mug, $20, The Shop at the Collection


Museum Nerd Journal, $15, The Shop at the Collection


Museum Nerd Mask, The Shop at the Collection


Museum Nerd Unisex T-Shirt, $30, The Shop at the Collection

The Shop at the Collection is located at 520 Royal Street.