Old Capitol Museum Gift Shop

Welcome to the Old Capitol Museum Shop


We've moved and renovated! Located in the ground floor of the Old Capitol, we have a new shop with your old favorites along with some great new items! Come visit us to see our unique selection of Old Capitol memorabilia and more. Books, quill pens, hurdy gurdys, historic toys and games, and one-of-a-kind Old Capitol items are just a few of the treasures you'll find in our shop. See a sample of our items below!

*Old Capitol Museum Handmade Mug - Available only at the Old Capitol Museum!Civil War Cypher Wheel - Code and decode secret messages with this unique item!Ballpoint quill pen - Great for school, the office, or home!Wood Building Kits - Create animals, a pocket knife, and more!Steamboat Pencil Sharpener - Many different pencil sharpeners to choose from!Cannonball Puzzle - Can you solve it?


Museum Coupons!


Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday - 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday - 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Closed Mondays and national holidays.

Gift Shop Departments:

Print or email an order form here (PDF) or Contact the Gift Shop to place an order

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