Thank you for supporting Mote!

Give back to the sea while treating yourself and your favorite sea fans: Check out these great gifts from Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium and the partners who support us below!
For even more great gifts, please visit our gift shop on site at Mote Aquarium.


Shop Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

Mote's Online Gift Shop

Mote masks, Mote T-shirts made with recycled materials, stainless steel tumblers and other gifts will help you celebrate your love of the ocean and support Mote's critical mission of marine science, conservation and education.

Shop now

Protect Our Reefs license plate

Florida drivers can help support our "rainforests of the sea" by purchasing the Protect Our Reefs license plate. Each plate provides a $25 donation to Mote Marine Laboratory to help fund coral research, restoration, education and conservation.

Shop now


Shop our partners



Ocean & Company
Products: Sea Turtle Tracking Bracelets


Your bracelet allows you to track a sea turtle satellite-tagged by Mote scientists and provides a donation to Mote’s Sea Turtle Conservation & Research Program. Mote satellite-tags turtles to collect data on their movement patterns, migration routes and more, to inform sea turtle protection.


Shop now

Products: Aqua Biome Fish Oil



This unique omega blend is designed to benefit your health and the health of our oceans. Each Aqua Biome purchase contributes support to Mote's crucial effort to restore depleted coral reefs.



Shop now

Monica’s Boutique / Silver City Sarasota
Products: Tide Away jewelry collection


For each Tide Away piece sold, Silver City Sarasota donates 25% to Mote’s essential research on Florida red tides. Mote scientists study how these harmful algal blooms occur in the Gulf of Mexico and how to reduce their impacts to people and wildlife.



Shop now

Products: Ocean science-themed apparel


These stylish tops, leggings and other active apparel are made from recycled materials and printed with amazing patterns celebrating ocean species that need our help. The Sea Fan print benefits Mote's coral reef restoration and the Spotted Eagle Ray print benefits Mote's shark and ray research.


Shop now

Legend Bracelet
Product: Coral Legend Bracelet


Every five Coral Legend Bracelets sold help Mote to plant one coral onto depleted reefs. Mote leads innovative, science-based efforts to restore Florida’s Coral Reef, an imperiled “rainforest of the sea.” Your bracelet contains a capsule of sand from the area where your coral is planted.


Shop now

Products: Insulated drink tumblers


Double-walled Tervis Tumblers keep your drinks hot or cold longer and feature stylish ocean motifs—hammerhead sharks and coral reefs—to celebrate and support marine science at Mote. Mote leads marine science worldwide, with more than 20 diverse research programs.


Shop now

Manatee Gourmet Coffee
Products: Coffee, mugs, manatee swag


Enjoy delicious coffee and manatee merch that helps to support manatees and their habitats. A portion of proceeds are donated to Mote, where scientists study Florida manatees to support conservation and management of this threatened species.



Shop now

Los Cayos
Product: Compact, sustainable litter bag


Los Cayos Apparel has collaborated with Mote Marine Laboratory and Barrel Bag to bring you this reusable, durable, washable bag for litter pickup, especially plastic. Fits in your glovebox / boat box until you're ready to leave the area better than when you arrived. $5 per bag donated to Mote. 


Shop now

Legacy Eco Swimwear
Products: Eco-friendly swimwear

Legacy Eco Swimwear is made of recycled ocean waste such as fishing nets. Legacy aims to raise awareness about ethical and sustainable fashion and inspire a love for the ocean. A portion of every purchase is donated to Mote’s coral reef restoration efforts.


Shop now



Florida Pure Sea Salt

Florida Pure Sea Salt
Products: Hand-harvested, small batch pure sea salt


Crafting only high-quality ingredients, Florida Pure Sea Salt's mission is to make the purest, finest-tasting salts while doing their part to protect
the waterways. A portion of proceeds are donated to Mote.



Shop now


Buff City Soap

Buff City Soap

Product: "Coral Reefer" handmade soap bar
Smells Like Protecting Our Reefs, Oceans, & the Precious Life Within Them.

Buff City Soaps are on a mission to create handmade products that are free of harsh ingredients and full of nourishing plant-based
goodies to make your skin happy. Purchase their "Coral Reefer" from their Gulf Breeze location and for each bar sold, $1 will be donated
to Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium to help save our coral reefs! You can call in your order and they'll ship it directly to you!


Shop Now


No Shoes Reefs

Product: Hats and Shirts


Mote has partnered with Kenny Chesney’s grass roots project, No Shoes Reefs. Drawing on the power of Chesney’s No Shoes Nation, well over a few million strong, No Shoes Reefs continues looks for ways to help keep the oceans as well as any/all waterways healthy for generations to come. With your purchase of League Legacy’s Mote apparel, No Shoes Reefs will donate a portion of each sale back to Mote.


Shop Now



Products: "Deep Blue C" candle

Visit CROP Juice locations to purchase the "Deep Blue C" candle, a coconut-pineapple scented candle representing ocean conservation. $5 from each is donated to Mote. CROP works with Sarasota Candle Company to produce soy-based candles in their glass bottles.

Locations & menus




Reef Cakes

Reef Cakes

A fast-casual, healthy lunch alternative restaurant in Sarasota, FL.


The SRQ community can now enjoy something familiar in a unique way. Reef Cakes offers customers fully personalized, fresh seafood for lunch. Whether dining in or taking out, a portion of the proceeds will be donated back to Mote.


Location & menu




Elevation Tea Company


Elevation Tea Co.

Product: Loose leaf tea

With over 80 organic, single-origin, fair trade, and unique naturally flavored tea blends to offer, Elevation Tea Company is dedicated to bringing you a pure tea experience without additives. Elevation Tea, located in Venice Florida, has gained popularity for its one-of-a-kind tea cart on wheels that offers innovative drinks, all flavored from loose leaf tea blends. Elevation is donating 50% of all profits from their Mote inspired tea blend.


Shop Now







Product: Yacht Charter


Offering three classes of full-customizable and all-inclusive charters, as well as an Eco-Tour on an All-Electric boat, ULTRA-YACHT is the perfect way to get on the water and admire Florida's marine environment. We strongly believe in protecting the nature and sea life that makes what we do possible. With your purchase of a Private Charter Gift Card, ULTRA-YACHT will donate a portion of each sale to Mote.


Shop Now