The Danbury Museum will be closed on Thursday, November 23, and Friday, November 24, for Thanksgiving. We'll re-open on Saturday, November 25, at 10 am with our 10th Annual Holiday Shoppe & Artisan Craft Fair in Huntington Hall.
Shop local this holiday season and start off #SmallBusinessSaturday with greater-Danbury area vendors at the Danbury Museum!
The Holiday Shoppe & Artisan Craft Fair is open Monday - Saturday,
from 10am - 4 pm, through Saturday, December 23.
Support local and greater-Danbury area small businesses
at the 10th Annual Danbury Museum and Historical Society
Holiday Shoppe and Artisan Craft Fair!
The Holiday Shoppe is open Monday - Saturday,
10 am till 4 pm,
from November 25 through December 23, 2017.
Find one-of-a-kind handmade gifts for everyone
on your list and support local artisans with your purchases.
Mark your calendars for FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 2018
for the museum's 4th annual HAT CITY BALL sponsored by
The Friends of The Danbury Museum & Historical Society.
Tickets to the Hat City Ball make great
holiday presents and the Ball is also a great alternative
to the usual office holiday party.
All ticket information and sponsorship
materials can be found here!
Join us for a guided tour of the historic buildings located on our Main Street Campus.
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays only.
Pay a visit to your home for local history!
Tea in the Marian Anderson Studio
A sampling of teas and tasty treats
in the Marian Anderson Studio
on Saturday, December 2, 2017.
Seatings at 11 am and 2 pm.
Open to the public, pre-registration
is required, and space is limited
to the first 50 registered guests
per seating. (Suggested donation $10.)
To pre-register, please call 203-743-5200
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
See a full calendar of upcoming events.
We're pleased to announce an exciting partnership with The Danbury Library!
All this autumn your Danbury Library card is your passport to the future as well as the past.
Show us your up-to-date Danbury Library card for FREE tours of the museum’s historic buildings every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. through December 16th.
2018 Summer Camps
at The Danbury Museum
CURSIVE CAMP - June 25-29
FIBER ARTS CAMP - July 16-20
GET TO KNOW DANBURY - August 13-17
Learn more about our founding and our mission here at the Danbury Museum & Historical Society.
Meet our Staff, Board of Trustees, and Friends of the Danbury Museum & Historical Society Authority Board Members. Learn more about volunteer opportunities at the museum.
Our gift shop features many Danbury themed items, history-related publications, apparel and more.
The museum provides internships and volunteer opportunities for college students.
Rent our historic property for your event, meeting or special gathering. You'll find rates and information here.
Become a member of the Friends of The Danbury Museum & Historical Society and help to preserve our history. The museum also gratefully accepts donations of Danbury-related items for our archives and collections.
43 Main Street, Danbury, Connecticut 06810, United States
Our office, exhibit space, and archives are open
Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Guided tours of our historic buildings take place Saturdays ONLY from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Kindly schedule research appointments in advance so
we can prepare for your visit.