Skip to main content
Shedd Aquarium

Allyn House Gifts

1400 Mulholland Drive , Nauvoo, IL 62354

Historic Main Streets

Unique gifts, souvenirs, woodcrafts, t-shirts, art prints, toys and so much, much more.

The Allyn House is now in its 27th year of operation, having opened in the spring of 1990 by Charles and Susann Allen. The Allyn House has been supplying locals and tourists alike with quality and unique home décor and souvenirs during this time. In fact, we have about 80 products that are exclusive to The Allyn House, they are not available anywhere else!

The store is essentially in two parts. The front section of the store has the majority of products with the back section of the store housing a small Al Rounds art gallery where renowned water color artist Al Rounds, displays his prints of Nauvoo. We sell 12” x 18” prints here and larger sizes can be ordered her and sent from Al’s main gallery in Salt Lake City. Also in this back section Charles Allen created a reproduction wood shop like what might have been seen in the 1840’s when the Saints were here. On display in this woodshop are some of the windows that Charles constructed. Included in the display is a star window as seen on Level 4 of the temple and a large round window as seen on Level 2.  Besides our many custom made Nauvoo souvenirs including T-shirts, magnets, keychains, afghans, table runners and wall hangings, we sell quality home décor items. Some of our most popular gifts include Willow Tree figures by Susan Lordi and Demdaco and wall and shelf signs by Blossom Bucket. Also popular are tin lanterns, hand dipped candles, wooden toys, Amish shelf décor, books, pocket knives, Naked Bee lotions and soaps, Rowe Potter and lots more.

We at The Allyn House strive to give a warm welcome to each and every customer and help them to feel at home while they are browsing our old fashioned shop.

More Information

  • Mon: 9:00am – 7:00pm
  • Tue: 9:00am – 7:00am
  • Wed: 9:00am – 7:00pm
  • Thu: 9:00am – 7:00pm
  • Fri: 9:00am – 7:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am – 7:00pm
  • Sun: Closed

How to find us?

Back to Listings

What's happening nearby...

Nauvoo and British Pageants

Partridge & Mulholland Streets in Downtown Nauvoo •  Jul 09 – Aug 03

Enjoy the lively shows by the Nauvoo Performing Missionaries. Experience the majestic Nauvoo Temple on the bluff overlooking the Mississippi River, stroll the streets, and tour…

Read more about Nauvoo and British Pageants

You might also be interested...

Temple House Art Gallery

Nauvoo

A collection of historically-inspired art, jewelry, home & kitchenware, historic documents and more.

Read more about Temple House Art Gallery

Art Needlework Shop

Nauvoo

The Art Needlework Shop was started in 1985. Stop in to see their large variety of items to fill your shopping needs! They offer over 25…

Read more about Art Needlework Shop

Children's Workshop of Nauvoo

Nauvoo

Make your own souvenir of Nauvoo. Expanded boutique craft items are available. Learn French with language classes. Indulge yourself and take a break at our French…

Read more about Children's Workshop of Nauvoo

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Get inspired by top travel stories, gain access to exclusive promotions and contests, and discover even more reasons to #EnjoyIllinois.