About Us

Feb 13 window Palm_Springs_Shop_Memento.jpgMemento Gift Shop is one of Palm Springs’ most popular and unique gift shops. For over a decade, we’ve provided fine collectables from Mr. Christmas, Department 56, Willow Tree & Disney, and more recently body care products from world renown Crabtree & Evelyn. We carry a beautiful line of scented soaps, lotions, and candles, ideal as gifts or for yourself. Brands such as Root Candles, and Michel Design Works are popular lines in our store. Enjoy browsing our fun Wine and Coffee themed decor and accessories, and our huge selection of Papyrus greeting cards for every occasion. We have the best variety or palm tree motif items from cocktail napkins, bar ware, bowls, platters, serving items and more. We also carry unique, beautiful, fun jewelry including the interchangeable magnetic jewelry system by Lottie Dottie. Browse our truly unique selection of Palm Springs t-shirts, hats and souvenirs and see why customers return year after year to see what’s new at Memento Gift Shop.

Founded in 2000 by John Marine and Randall Wright Memento Gift Shop has held the fascination of the greater Palm Springs community through our unique assortment of merchandise.

In January 2013, Memento Gift Shop was acquired by long time Palm Springs residents and business associates John Lazarchic and Rick Rockhill.

Rick Rockhill palm springs savantRick’s blog ‘The Palm Springs Savant’ and internet radio show of the same name have been staples of Palm Springs since 2007 with over a million people who read and follow his posts and show. Rick’s passion for the desert community, local businesses, restaurants and current events and animals are evident at Memento Gift Shop. Rick is a regular contributor to this blog.

Memento Gift Shop offers a unique collection of gifts in our downtown store location. Through the collection of unique products at Memento Gift Shop, we aim to provide visitors the opportunity to find the perfect “memento” of Palm Springs.

The mission of this blog is to provide ideas and information about lifestyle products, gift ideas and products to meet the needs of your everyday life. From time to time we will also share information and details about events happening here in Palm Springs.

If you are planning to visit the Palm Springs area, please stop by to see us at our retail store: 111 La Plaza, in downtown Palm Springs, California. Or call us at (760) 325-1963

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  1. Joan Farquhar /

    Beautiful shop will return!!!!

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