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Danbury Museum & Historical Society

43 Main Street, Danbury, CT 06810

The Danbury Museum and Historical Society is a private museum in Danbury, Connecticut. Its purpose is to acquire, preserve, exhibit, and interpret the heritage of the greater Danbury area. The main campus is home to five historic buildings: Huntington Hall, the 1785 Rider House, the 1790 John Dodd Hat Shop, the Little Red Schoolhouse, and the Marian Anderson Studio. The museum also owns and maintains a sixth building: the Charles Ives Birthplace, located on Mountainville Avenue.

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