Greenwich Historical Society’s Winter Antiques Show Transforms Civic Center into Animal Kingdom

Lynn Webb and Frank Gaglio at the opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

On Friday night the Greenwich Historical Society’s held an elegant opening reception to introduce the Greenwich Winter Antiques Show, produced by Frank Gaglio.

The Antiques Show venue is the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, which has been transformed to meet the “Animal Instincts” theme of design chair Bronson van Wyck.

The show is open to the public on Saturday, Dec 7 from 10:00am to 6:00pm and Sunday Dec 8 from 11:00am to 5:00pm.  General admission tickets are $15.

The Winter Antiques Show has been defining beautiful interiors for nearly 55 years and has long been trusted source for the finest 18th, 19th and 20th century American, European and Asian decorative furnishings.

The Eastern Greenwich Civic Center is located at 90 Harding Rd in Old Greenwich.


The Historical Society’s Holiday House Tour is set for Wednesday, December 11 from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Tickets are $120 for the House Tour; $50 for the luncheon. All tickets must be picked up at the Greenwich Historical Society at 47 Strickland Rdoad, Cos Cob.  For more information:  www.greenwichhistoryorg/antiquarius or 203/869-6899.

Kai Pandolfino and Bea Crubine at the Historical Society's winter antiques show opening reception. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Kai Pandolfino and Bea Crubine at the Historical Society’s winter antiques show opening reception. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Abigail Ritman, Catherine Tompkins, Leason Cercy and Anne Ogilvy at the opening reception for the Greenwich Historical Society’s Winter Antiques Show. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society's winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Wells Noonan, Emma Robertson and Suzanne Eason Hopson and Sienna Hopson, at the opening reception for the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Haley Rockwell Elmlinger, Greenwich Historical Society co-Chair Board of Trustees; Catherine Tompkins, Historical Society co-Chair Board Of Trustees and Antiquarius co-Chair, and Debra Mecky, Executive Director and CEO of the Historical Society at the Winter Antiques Show opening reception at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society's winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Jonathan Moffly, Bea Crumbine, Donna Moffly and Chuck Hilton at the oening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society's winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society's winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society's winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society's winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society's winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society's winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Opening reception of the Historical Society’s winter antiques show at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Debra Mecky, Executive Director and CEO of the Historical Society and David Rabin, CEO of the Greenwich United Way. Dec 6, 2019

Debra Mecky, Executive Director and CEO of the Historical Society and David Rabin, CEO of the Greenwich United Way. Dec 6, 2019

Haley Rockwell Elmlinger and Greenwich Selectman Lauren Rabin at the Historical Society's winter antiques show opening reception. Dec 6, 2019

Haley Rockwell Elmlinger and Greenwich Selectman Lauren Rabin at the Historical Society’s winter antiques show opening reception. Dec 6, 2019

The Historical Society’s winter antiques show is open to the public on Dec 7th and 8th at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. Photo: Leslie Yager

Richard LaVigné of Knollwood Antiques from Thorndike, MA, and show producer Frank Gaglio at Greenwich Historical Society’s Winter Antiques Show opening reception. Dec 6, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager