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Our Store Policies

The following policies apply to all locations of The Purple Platypus. In any statement The Purple Platypus is stated or named, the content applies to the location of our main store: The Purple Platypus Specialty Gifts, LLC, 335 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837 and also to our location The Purple Platypus Specialty Gifts, LLC (at The Lewisburg Children's Museum), 815 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837, and all other places our store may temporarily set up to do commerce including special events, fairs, festivals, or any of the kind.


We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, and gift certificates issued by The Purple Platypus and The Lewisburg Downtown Partnership. All charges made with a Debit Card will be processed as a CREDIT transaction. We do accept personal checks with a valid driver's license and accurate contact information. All other unmentioned forms of payment are not accepted at this time. Gift Certificates by The Purple Platypus are only accepted at our main store location at this time. at 335 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837. We enjoy working with a variety of tax exempt businesses and agencies in the area. All tax exempted customers must provide valid documentation when making purchases at our store.

Coupons, Sales & Discounts

We accept coupons distributed by our store, The Purple Platypus Specialty Gifts, LLC, only. Coupons are not valid with any other sales, promotions or discounts, unless stated otherwise. Exclusions may apply. Coupons do not have any cash value and cannot be redeemed cash. Customers have the option to opt out of any coupons, sales or special discount offerings in order to receive our complimentary gift wrapping services. At this time we will honor a discount to professionals who are actively working in the areas of daycare/education/therapy for children and adults.
Complete Exclusions from all coupons, sales and special discounts: Gift Certificates issued by The Purple Platypus and all ticket sales for The Lewisburg Children's Museum are not eligible for any sale or discount.

Holds & Layaways

Customers can place items on hold for a maximum of two weeks, with no obligation. You may confidently purchase those items at anytime during that period. We will give you a courtesy call before returning the items to our sales floor. If at anytime you wish to cancel your hold, please do so by letting us know at your earliest convenience. At any time, we reserve the right to not allow holds and/or layaways. If you would like to purchase an item over the phone, please do so by calling us at 570-524-0199, and we will set aside and hold your paid item for you.

Lewisburg Downtown Gift Certificates & Shopping Passes

We accept Lewisburg Downtown Gift Certificates issued by The Lewisburg Downtown Partnership. Certificates must be valid and redeemed in full. Certificates cannot be redeemed for cash. The Gift Certificate program is not a fundraiser for The Lewisburg Downtown Partnership. You can purchase Lewisburg Downtown Gift Certificates by clicking here: Lewisburg Downtown Gift Certificates.

We participate in all Shopping Pass events promoted by The Lewisburg Downtown Partnership. Rules that apply on all Shopping Pass event days include the following: Passes will be distributed prior to, but not on the day of the Shopping Pass event. We are given a large but limited amount of Shopping Passes and will distribute as many as possible. Please visit for more information or to download and print a pass for an upcoming event. We cannot guarantee validated any Shopping Passes on mobile phones, tablets, or any other electronic device. Limit one (1) Shopping Pass per household. Each Shopping Pass is valid for a one-time only discount and Shopping Passes must be present for the customer to receive a discount.  Exclusions may apply. Complimentary gift wrapping services are not available for discounted items. Customers have the option to opt out of any coupons, sales or special discount offerings in order to receive our complimentary gift wrapping services.

Changes to Our Store Policies

You can review the most current version of our store policies at any time at this page. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of our store policies by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or to our store policies constitutes acceptance of those changes.

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  • Lewisburg Children's Museum
    815 Market Street, Suite 14
    Lewisburg, PA, 17837
    Call us now: (570)-768-4914