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. 

Calling all Artists & Crafters

The Danbury Museum is hosting its 11th annual Holiday Shoppe & Craft Fair and we are looking for local vendors. The Holiday Shoppe is held in our Huntington Hall, from Tuesday - Saturday, from November 24 through December 22, 2018. 

The information letter and registration forms are downloadable below, and if you have further questions, don't hesitate to call us at 203.743.5200 for full details.

Vendor Info & Registration

Holiday Shoppe Vendor Fee


Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Reserve your vendor table for our Holiday Shoppe today!

The Danbury Museum in the News!

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



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)