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

Christine Goodman Miniature - Treese-list ad for 8.13.14 Christine Goodman Miniature - Rabbit w/Stars

Christine Goodman Miniatures ~ remarkable handcrafted jewelry - hand-painted with acrylics on wood, gilded in 22k gold leaf. Each miniature "painting" is roughly between 1 and 2". "Trees"; "Bird Triptych"; " Rabbit and Stars". More pins, pendants and earrings in store.

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Social Summer Saturdays - July 5th through August 30th - We'll stay open until 8:00 and offer light refreshment from 4:00 pm on. Some Saturdays we'll welcome special guest artists - authors and artisans - on others, we'll focus on a special theme. And always, you may expect a social and sensational shopping experience!


Sounds of House and Wood  Sara Ingram

Saturday, August 23 ~ CT Poet Sara Ingram - Sounds of House and Wood, Ingram's first published collection, is an exceptional book of "love poems" - not purely romantic but love of all things that bring meaning and richness to her life in New England. Eloquent yet simple, Ingram makes each word count: the poems continue to reveal their beauty and depth with each subsequent reading. Come meet this gifted writer and get a signed copy of her beautiful collection of poetry.

Saturday, August 30 ~ Salute to Summer - with summer's waning days and our last "official" Summer Social Saturday of 2014 we celebrate this wonderful season! 


Yachting's Golden Age
Hinckley Am American Icon    Deer Isle's Undefeated America's Cup Crew

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! To view our latest Recommended Reads by avid Gris readers click here! Of course there's a lot more in store! 


"Gris Goods" are available for purchase on line!

Summer Social Saturdays

July 6th through August 30th - we'll stay open until 8:00 and offer light refreshment from 4:00 pm on. Some Saturdays we'll welcome special guest artists - authors and artisans - to join us for casual conversation. On others, we'll have special themes. And we'll always offer a social and sensational shopping experience! See Calendar of Events or Store page for more info.

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The Store is located at 47 Main Street, directly across from the Main Inn.

May 15 through December 31, open seven days a week. Monday through Saturday, 10-6, Sunday, 11-5. Extended hours for special events and during holiday season.

Winter/Spring Hours: Thursdays through Saturdays, 10-6, Sundays and Mondays, 11-5. Tuesday and Wednesday by appointment, 860.767.0210.

Contact Information:  860.767.0210,