Photography Policy

No sitting, leaning, or touching of sculptures in the Park is permitted. DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum must receive location credits on all published photography.

Personal Photography
Personal photography is permissable during regular hours of operation. In both the galleries and the Sculpture Park, still photography and video taken from a handheld device are permitted for personal, nondistributional, noncommercial use. Flashes, tripods, monopods, and selfie-sticks are prohibited in the galleries. No photographs or videotapes may be reproduced, published, distributed, sold, or otherwise commercially exploited without written permission from deCordova. Photographers and guests must pay full admission.

Professional Photography
Formal portraits, event photography, and any other commissioned photography require prior written permission from deCordova. Permission requests may be sent to Lindsay Leete. Please allow 2 weeks for the review and consideration of all permission requests. Same day requests will not be considered or approved.

Photography Disclaimer
By entering deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, you consent to be photographed, filmed, and/or otherwise recorded for any uses for deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum. 



Online Purchases


Memberships take between 2–3 weeks to process. Membership cards are sent through standard mail; shipping fees do not apply.

Questions may be directed to The Trustees Boston membership office at membership@thetrustees.org OR 978.921.1944 option 6

Return/Refund Policy

Complete satisfaction with every purchase you make from deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum is fully guaranteed. You may return any item, for any reason, for exchange or refund within 21 days and an original receipt. Shipping costs in each direction are the responsibility of the purchaser unless otherwise noted. If the merchandise was damaged during shipping, please save the shipping materials and contact deCordova Store immediately at 781.259.8692 for instructions.

Address returns to:
Attn:deCordova Store
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773

Member Discounts and Membership Purchases

Become a Trustees Member today and you will be eligible immediately for the 10% Member discount on your current order. Memberships may be purchased online or by calling 978.921.1944 option 6. Current Members receive a 10% discount when placing orders online after their current Member status has been verified. The Member discount does not apply to the purchase of Memberships, gift certificates, sale and specially-priced merchandise, nor can it be combined with any other offer or discount.

Shipping and Handling

DeCordova | Store uses UPS Ground Service as its primary shipping service and ships only to the continental USA. Please provide a street address—not a P.O.Box.


  • $0–$50 …..$9.95
  • $50.01–$100 ….. $13.95
  • $100.01–$150 ….. $16.95
  • $150.01–$200 …. $19.95
  • over $200 …..$24.95

UPS 3-day Select Service is available upon request. Please contact deCordova Store directly at 781.259.8692 to request expedited service.


The applicable 6.25% tax rate on non-clothing items applies to all orders shipped within Massachusetts. No sales tax is applied to orders shipped outside Massachusetts.

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