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.
Saturday, December 20th ~ Our Annual Winter Solstice Celebration - We love a party! Our fifth annual solstice event at The Griswold Inn Store ~ Goods & Curiosities marks and celebrates the end of the darkest day of winter! Well almost! Yet more important, this open house from 4-8 is our way of expressing gratitude for your patronage throughout the year. Enjoy in-store specials and complimentary refreshments - bubbly and otherwise! Stop by for ten minutes or stay until closing - we're sure to have a festive celebration!
We are fully stocked with wonderful merchandise for holiday decorating, entertaining and gift-giving - new items arrive every day!
Nautical Blocks, beautifully crafted in basswood from Uncle Goose, make a wonderful whimsical gift for the yachtsman or woman!
We love these fanciful balance toys hand-forged from recycled metal. They can demonstrate simple laws of physics or sit on a mantle, shelf or tabletop and look cool
Spiritiles, and the positive sentiments they communicate, make a truly thoughtful gift! Created with molten glass on copper, these inspirational works of art are designed to be free-standing or used as a wall display. Words of wisdom collected from all over the world are incorporated with beautiful illustrations. And they're handmade in the USA! We have several different Spiritiles in store - here, just a few.
We represent the work of so many incredibly talented craftspeople in our Store and that of Laura Zindel is among the favorites! For all you collectors out there, we have many new designs from Zindel's latest collection!
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!ONLINE SHOPPING
"Gris Goods" are available for purchase on line!
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, STORE@griswoldinn.com