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Extended Holiday Hours

Extended Holiday Hours

We extend our hours after Thanksgiving through Dec. 24th!

  • Sundays we’re here 12-4, but will happily stay a little later if you call us first.
  • Monday-Fridays 10am-6pm.
  • Saturdays 10am-5pm.

We make it easier to pop in after work, and are happy to accommodate you beyond these hours, if you give us a ring first!

203-245-9056

Promethea Pottery

Promethea Pottery

The Audubon Shop is pleased to offer the nature-inspired artwork of Betsy Himmelman. Betsy’s Promethea Pottery Raku pots are thrown in her studio, fired in her backyard, and burnished with local leaves, metals and natural items, right here in CT. Each piece is one of a kind due to the unique firing method and materials… Continue Reading

What to do when your hummingbirds leave…

What to do when your hummingbirds leave…

Hummers leaving? Yes, we’ll miss them too, but here’s a great thought – use your Window Glass Hanger for a peanut feeder! If you’ve been in the shop this summer, you will have seen our active hummingbird feeder hanging on our back picture window by a two-suction-cup hanger, called the Window Glass Hanger. We have… Continue Reading

How to Attract Eastern Bluebirds to Your Yard

How to Attract Eastern Bluebirds to Your Yard

In terms of beauty and tameness, the Eastern Bluebird (Sialis sialis) has few rivals. During the first three quarters of the last century, their numbers greatly declined, due to the loss of open-field habitat and the ill-advised introduction of the House Sparrow (1851) and the European Starling (1890), both formidable nest competitors. Today, because of… Continue Reading

2015 Birding Trip to Mayan Belize

Our small group tours are geared to beginner and expert birders alike, and our birding trip to Mayan Belize in March of 2015 was no exception. If you enjoy tropical nature travel, or are interested in exploring the possibilities, give us a call at 888-505-9056. Below are some excerpts from the group Trip Report that… Continue Reading

Connecticut's Original Birding Store
The Best Shop for Birders in the Northeast

The Audubon Shop

The Best Shop for Birders in the Northeast, located in Madison, CT