Gift Shop

Welcome to the Museum Gift Shop

…the perfect place to find that special gift you can’t find anywhere else. Our shop showcases the work of regional artists and features an eclectic array of distinctive merchandise.

In the Shop You’ll Find…​​​

  • Home decor
  • Paintings
  • Mixed media art
  • Jewelry
  • Books
  • Clothing
  • Vintage-inspired toys
  • and much more!

Plus, we have Norwalk Historical Society logo wear! Everything from tote bags to sweatshirts.

Wednesday–Saturday from Noon-4:00pm. Closed for holidays and special events.

Gift Shop Books
Please check out the books available for purchase below. To order, please contact the NHS by email or call (203) 846-0525 to arrange purchase and shipping for these items.

Norwalk: being an historical account of that Connecticut town

Gloria Stewart & Deborah Wing Ray. Published by the Norwalk Historical Society.

Third Edition, 2004. Hardbound, 244 pp, b&w reproductions.

This is not just another town history sketched against the background of the local scene. Rather, it is a thoroughly researched and fascinating panoramic account of the growth of a Connecticut town from the time the first settlers arrived in 1651 until it became one of the state’s foremost cities of the Atlantic seaboard megalopolis.

Norwalk Connecticut
Pictures From The Past

Carl Lobozza. Published by the Norwalk Historical Society.

First Edition, 1974. Softbound, 88 pp, b&w reproductions.

This book is designed to create an awareness of Norwalk’s past, to show Norwalk as it once was, to show its evolution from its inception as a seventeenth century settlement, and to bring into focus the highlights of Norwalk’s history.

MARK Flood Disaster Pictorial

Reprint of 1955 MARK Magazine original, published by the Norwalk Historical Society

50th Anniversary reproduction, 2005. Softbound, 40 pp, b&w reproductions.

This publication makes an enduring record of sudden disaster that struck Norwalk on October 15, 1955, and will serve as a reminder that disaster can strike suddenly, and anywhere.

Norwalk Images of the Past

Published by the Norwalk Hour Newspaper.

First Edition, 2009. Hardbound, 144 pp, b&w reproductions.

This book is a collection of many photographs from local sources and takes a look back at Norwalk from the 1800s through 1939.