Danbury Museum & Historical Society

43 Main Street

Danbury, CT 06810


Exhibit hall/archives open Tues thru Sat, 10 to 4. 

Tours SATURDAY ONLY, 10 to 3. 

Danbury Museum & Historical Society

43 Main Street

Danbury, CT 06810


Exhibit hall/archives open Tues thru Sat, 10 to 4. 

Tours SATURDAY ONLY, 10 to 3. 

Easter Holiday Schedule

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The Danbury Museum will be closed for the Easter holiday weekend from Friday, April 19, through Monday, April 22. We will resume regular hours on Tuesday, April 23 at 10 am. 

Commemorating the Raid on Danbury

April 27th Mini-Encampment

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Join us on Saturday, April 27, 2019, from 10-4 to commemorate the 1777 Raid on Danbury. We'll have a Rev War mini-encampment featuring the 2nd Regiment, Connecticut Light Dragoons and other Colonial era interpreters stationed around our campus. This event is FREE and open to the public! (Please note that we will not be running regular tours of our historic buildings on this Saturday.)

Summer camp REGIStration is open

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Arriving at the Danbury Museum June 8, 2019.

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Connecticut Open House Day

The Danbury Museum in the News!

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The Comeback of Cursive

We were thrilled when the Washington Post visited our Cursive Camp in August and we look forward to continuing the important #CursiveConversation during the coming months. 


If you missed the article--and great photos of our Cursive Campers--you can read HERE. 

We Look Forward to Welcoming You to the Museum!

43 Main Street, Danbury, Connecticut 06810, United States

203.743.5200

Hours

Our office, exhibit space, and archives are open
Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. 


Guided tours of our historic buildings take place on Saturdays only from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Tours are $10 for adults, $6 for seniors and students, and FREE for members of FDMHSA. We do not offer walk-through tours of of our historic buildings.


Sunday: Closed 

Monday: Closed

 

Kindly schedule research appointments in advance so we can prepare for your visit. 


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2017 Danbury Museum by the Numbers

As 2018 begins and we near the completion of our 75th year this April, we look back with pride at what we have accomplished in 2017, and we look forward to what we can do in the coming year with your continued support.  


We're proud to be the stewards of Danbury's past, holding it in trust for Danbury's future.

2017 Danbury Museum by the Numbers (pdf)

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