Museum Shop

The Museum gift shop is open!
Shop a selection of New Haven books, throws and collectibles from the shop from the comfort of your home.

Currently featured in the Shop:



Local History publications, including:

  • NHM exhibition catalogs
  • NHM Journals
  • NHM’s Amistad publication
  • New Haven: An Illustrated History, Shumway & Hegel
  • Our Community at Winchester: The City and Its Workers at New Haven’s Gun Factory by Joan Cavanagh
  • Pizza in New Haven, Colin Caplan ($30.00)
  • Elms, Arms and Ivy, Robert Leeney
  • Cove Days, John Jagger
  • It was Grand, Al Proto ($20.00)
  • Streets of New Haven, Doris Townshend ($12.00)
  • Connecticut in the American Civil War: Slavery, Sacrifice & Survival, Matthew Warshauer
  • Walk New Haven– Downtown and Downtown North ($18.00); Walk New Haven – Lower Dixwell or Wooster Square ($13.00)

For Kids:

  • Children’s character books ($8.00 each) – Eli Whitney and the Cotton Gin, Martin Luther King Jr. Great Civil Rights Leader, George Washington Leads a Nation, Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad
  • Colonial Toys

Gift and collectibles:

  • Reproduction toys for children of all ages
  • New Haven gifts including the landmarks throw and note cards
  • Various New Haven Museum collections magnets



Prints and Postcards:

  • Amistad related postcards and posters
  • Views of New Haven – original art prints and reproduction historic images
  • Reproduction maps of the area

Unique small gifts:

  • Snow globe featuring the 3 Churches on the Green
Logo for: CT Humanities Logo for: Preservation Connecticut Logo for: CT Humanities Logo for: The 1772 Foundation Logo for: Blue Star Museums Logo for: Howard Gilman Foundation Logo for: United Illuminating Lighting Up the Arts Logo for: Connecticut Freedom Trail Logo for: WSHU Public Radio