This historic old map of Danbury, Connecticut was created in 1884 by Lucien Burleigh, a prominent 19th century map maker. The map shows a bird’s eye view of Danbury as it used to be, including street names and old landmarks.

Landmarks on the map include the Danbury & Norwalk Railroad Depot, New England Hotel, Danbury Opera House, Vaughn’s Carriage Manufactory, Beckerle Hat Manufactory, Meeker’s Hat Manufactory, Jones’ Fur Factory, Robinson’s Fur Factory, Foster Brothers Sawing & Planing Mill, Starr’s Box Factory, McKee’s Steam Mill, and more.

This historic map of Danbury, CT has been restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the map are available here.

Bird’s Eye View of Danbury, CT in 1884

This historic map of Danbury will make an attractive addition to your office, library, or den and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy.