About Goods & Curiosities

We are located at 47 Main Street, directly across the street from the Main Inn.

The Griswold Inn Store ~ Goods & Curiosities, features an eclectic mix of products inspired by the Inn and New England – from their Early American and maritime heritage to Connecticut lifestyle and entertaining today.

Items include creatively-branded ‘Gris’ merchandise, hand-crafted and Connecticut-made products, limited edition prints of The Griswold Inn’s renowned art collection, home goods, select books, unique toys, artisan jewelry, specialty foods…traditional, whimsical, and contemporary ~ Goods & Curiosities. The Store’s displays and assorted collection of interesting goods are continually changing, promising a pleasant discovery with each visit.


Although all of our store inventory is not available online, our Gris-branded merchandise is featured as well as an assortment of other goods and accessories: we continue to add to our online presence.  Shop online.

 We LOVE our books around here and we have an absolutely WONDERFUL selection! Originally stocked for our Inn guests, we have expanded our collection as demand has grown for our eclectic offerings! Our latest Recommended Reads may be found here.



Independent Bookstore Day
Saturday, April 29th + Sunday, April 30th


This weekend marks the tenth Independent Bookstore Day celebration, a nationwide shout-out to independent booksellers with brick and mortar stores. As in years passed, we have banded together with several independent bookstores to offer an exciting experience for fellow bibliophiles and bookstore lovers: it’s the Connecticut Independent Bookstore Day Passport Program, a two-day celebration featuring in-store events and the opportunity for discounts and prizes. More details to follow soon!

Keep current on upcoming special events, featured products and artisans, and other store scoop!

We are located at 47 Main Street, directly across the street from the Main Inn.

Store Hours: Monday-Friday, 10-5; Saturday, 10-6; Sunday, 11-5.

Personal Shopping Appointments also available. Please call 860.767.0210 to arrange.