Come in for a Unique Shopping Experience!


Our museum shop, located in the Beall-Dawson House in historic Rockville, is stocked with books on Montgomery County and Maryland history along with many other gift items. For that perfect gift, stop by and check out our selections – your purchases help support Montgomery History!


The Museum shop features:


  • An extensive selection of books on the history of Montgomery County.
  • A wide range of books relating to Maryland, the Civil War, African American history, and Washington, D.C. Books on the topics of historic preservation, genealogy, architecture, textiles and collectibles are also available.
  • Unique gifts for adults and children including jewelry, decorative objects, toys, paper dolls, holiday & seasonal gifts, greeting cards, note cards and much more.


For a selected list of books available in the shop and by mail order, browse our 2016 book list.


The Montgomery County Story is also available for purchase in our shops and by mail order. The Montgomery County Story is a biannual journal published by the MCHS. Topics range from sketches of county neighborhoods to biographical pieces to tales of Civil War battles.


The Museum Shop
103 W. Montgomery Ave.
Rockville, MD 20850