New at Philip Foster’s 1847 store!
The Pig That Asked Too Many Questions is a delightful story for children about life on the Foster Farm in the 1890′s. Foster’s grandson, Charlie helps an inquisitive piglet learn how soap is made, and a little bit about contentment. (News story here)
Our charming store is a replica of Philip Foster’s original enterprise, stocked with toys, games, candy, household goods, books, textiles, clothing, etc. ranging from the 1800s to the early 1900s. We also stock local hand-crafted items such as candles, knitted and woven goods, woodcraft items, and iron work. Enjoy a visit to the country store during open hours and tours.