The mission of the Danbury Museum & Historical Society Authority is to acquire, preserve, exhibit, and interpret the heritage and history of Danbury for the purpose of education, information, and research. Your monetary donations help the Friends of the Danbury Museum support our mission.
"Don't throw it away, in Danbury it should stay." We are always happy to consider your Danbury-related items for our collection.
Hats, hat boxes, quilts, costumes, toys, books, photographs, documents and postcards that are related to Danbury are among the things we accept.
If you are clearing out an old house or you have items that you'd perhaps like to donate, please call the museum or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Our Collecting Policy and other important donor-related documents are downloadable at the link below.
There is always project here at the Danbury Museum! We have a lot of different volunteer options--from data entry to greeting our visitors--and if you're interested in giving your time, please reach out to us at email@example.com or
call the museum at 203.743.5200.
The yearly budget for the Danbury Museum & Historical Society Authority is $200,000. Of that, $80,000 is funded by the City of Danbury. The other roughly $120,000 is fund-raised annually by the Friends of the Danbury Museum & Historical Society Authority.
If you would like to make a monetary gift to the Friends of the Danbury Museum & Historical Society Authority, there is a PayPal link below.
If you wish to remember the Danbury Museum with a bequest, please contact Brigid Guertin at 203.743.5200. The DMHSA Collecting Policy and supporting donation documents are downloadable below.
Wondering if your piece of Danbury history is a fit for the Danbury Museum's collection? Drop us a line and let us know what kind of item you are interested in donating.
Add any special information in the notes segment and you can even attach photos so we are better able to assess
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