Rock Garden LLC About
Established in 1986 by Marilyn “Maddie” Brand , The Rock Garden began life on State Street in New Haven, Connecticut as a crystal and mineral shop. It wasn't before long that we added beads and spiritual and metaphysical books. In this time we've expanded four times. The latest expansion saw us leaving New Haven and opening up in Branford, Connecticut in 1997.





Here's a very short listing of a few of the products we carry:
• Crystals, Rocks, Minerals & Fossils
• Sterling Silver Wire, Plated Wire, Copper & Bronze Wire for wire wrapping
• Gemstone Jewelry
• Tumbled polished stones
• Metaphysical Books, Decks, Oracle Cards & Tarot Decks
• Sage Smudge, Incense, Essential Oils, Candles
• Unique Gifts for all occasions
• Swarovski Crystal beads and Suncatchers.
• Czech Glass Bead Strands and Seed Bead Hanks.
• Softflex, Acculon, Fireline, Nylon, S-Lon, Waxed Irish Linen, Silk, leather.
• Clasps, Earwires, Headpins and loads of findings.
• Beads of all sorts, Gemstone, Glass, Pearls, Wood, Metal, etc.....
• Hemp Cord in all sizes and colors.



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Driving Directions

Our Address:
Rock Garden

17 South Main Street
Branford, CT. 06405
203.488.ONYX (6699)
Hours: M-F 10:30am - 6:30pm • Sat 10:00am - 6:00pm • Sun 12pm - 5:00 pm


From I-95 Southbound (From Madison, Mystic, New London, Rhode Island)
Take EXIT 54 (Branford - Cedar Street). At the end of the exit make a LEFT turn, which will put you on Cedar Street. Now follow Cedar Street until it
ends and make a
Left onto Main Street. Please note that Route 1 is NOT Main Street.

About 300 feet down on the RIGHT handside will be The Branford Theatre Building and the beginning of South Main Street. We are located in The Theatre Building at #17.

From I-95 Northbound (From Westport, Stamford, Milford, New Haven)
Take EXIT 54 (Branford - Cedar Street). At the end of the exit make a RIGHT turn, which will put you on Cedar Street. Follow Cedar Street until it ends and make a
Left onto Main Street. Please note that Route 1 is NOT Main Street.

Make a Left onto Main Street.

About 300 feet down on the RIGHT handside will be The Branford Theatre Building and the beginning of South Main Street. We are located in The Theatre Building at #17.

From I-91 (From Wallingford, Hartford, Springfield)
Follow I-91 South until it merges with I-95 in New Haven. Follow the signs for I-95 North , it's a left hand merge onto I-95 North.

Take EXIT 54 (Branford - Cedar Street). At the end of the exit make a RIGHT turn, which will put you on Cedar Street. Follow Cedar Street until it ends and make a
Left onto Main Street. Please note that Route 1 is NOT Main Street.

About 300 feet down on the RIGHT handside will be The Branford Theatre Building and the beginning of South Main Street. We are located in The Theatre Building at #17.