On-going. Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 12 to 5 p.m.; First Sunday of every month is free and open 1 to 4 p.m. From the Colonial era to the present day, New Haven has
produced an astonishing variety of goods, including hardware,
carriages, automobile parts and accessories, firearms, corsets, clocks,
carpeting, rubber overshoes, clothing, musical instruments,
silver-plated wares, candy, and more. Guest Curator Elizabeth Pratt Fox
selected more than 100 objects, advertisements, trade cards, photographs
and other items for this fascinating look at the production of consumer
goods in New Haven over the past 300+ years.