Welcome to Dow Shoe Store!

Fit, comfort & quality since 1958

Celebrating Our 60th Anniversary!

Founded in 1958, Dow Shoe Store has been serving generations of customers for sixty years. Described as a “hidden gem,” we are a full service, “sit & fit” shoe store, a rarity in today’s footwear space. Our experienced staff measure customers to ensure proper fit. We carry quality brands in various sizes; our aim is your comfort! Come by and visit us to experience excellent service by our friendly and helpful team!

About Us

Ernest Dow opened Dow Shoe Store in 1958. Since then, we have been proudly serving the Gardner community and surrounding region. Generations of families come to Dow’s, and customers travel long distances to our destination store. Mr. Dow and his long-time employees show a strong commitment to quality and fit. His business philosophy is to treat every customer with professional service and respect.

About Us

Ernest Dow opened Dow Shoe Store in 1958. Since then, we have been proudly serving the Gardner community and surrounding region. Generations of families come to Dow’s, and customers travel long distances to our destination store. Mr. Dow and his long-time employees show a strong commitment to quality and fit. His business philosophy is to treat every customer with professional service and respect.

Our Brands

With a focus on comfort and quality, we carry a variety of brands for the entire family. Whether for work or leisure, athletic or dressy, we will fit you to the right footwear.

Design-a-Shoe Contest

Held annually during the back-to-school season, children create their dream shoe. Winning submissions receive prizes, including a free pair of sneakers!

Handbags

We offer a diverse selection of handbags and wallets for daily use as well as travel.