Gifts and Books for Every Budget
Be sure to stop in the Museum Shop, located in restored kitchen and dining room of the Webb House, when you visit Old Wethersfield. We carry a wide selection of books and gifts for every taste and budget.
Recently doubled in size, the shop is the perfect place to find something unusual and fun for both children and adults. We also have many tasteful items that make excellent wedding, birthday and hostess presents---including stationary, napkins, place mats, jewelry, bags, ceramics, lamps, and silver. Members of the museum receive a ten percent discount on their purchases.
If you need a suggestion, let us know who you're shopping for and we'll come up with some great ideas. We can even ship items for a small fee.
|The Connecticut Dames Dish it Up for the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum.
Filled with beautiful hand-drawn illustrations and interesting facts, this 300+ page collection of recipes has been gathered, tested, and edited by the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Connecticut. All proceeds realized from the sale of this cookbook will be used for education programs and the preservation and maintenance of the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum houses and collections. $21.20
|The Colonial Dames 100% Silk Twill Scarf
Exclusively designed for the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum to reflect decorative elements in the architecture and collections. The design includes the domed cupboard, the fireplace rosette, various chair backs and the wallpaper in the Washington bed chamber. $50.00
|The Witch of Blackbird Pond
by Elizabeth George Speare.
Set at the Buttolph-Williams house in Wethersfield, the book received the John Newbery Medal for the “Most distinguished contribution to American literature for Children.” Yearling Paperback edition. $6.50
|Offprint of The Colonial Dames Special Issue of The Magazine Antiques, July 2007. Contains nine articles by recognized scholars highlighting the nationwide holdings of historic buildings and museum collections of The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America. $10.00|
|Offprint of Antiques In Wethersfield, March 1976. $5.00|
|Simples, Superstitions & Solace: Plant Material Used In Colonial Living
Drawings and quotations from early herbals compiled by the Grounds Committee of The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America In The State of Connecticut, 1993. $6.50
|A Little Maid of Old Connecticut
by Alice Turner Curtis.
A novel about colonial times originally published in 1918. $6.50
All prices include Connecticut sales tax; please add $2.00 for shipping and handling.
Now Open -
Webb House Shop
Open every day except Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sundays, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Closed Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day.