Mar 082015

The AcademyFollowing is a press release from the Orange Historical Society.

We’re almost there…spring and what better way to celebrate than to buy something special for someone special?  You!

After this long winter a tour of the Orange Historical Society Academy antique shop will be just the place to visit.  Come learn about the history of Orange and  buy an antique or collectible for those gift-giving occasions coming up this year.

The museum is located at 605 Orange Center Road in Orange, open every Saturday from 10-3.

A recent donation of dolls around the world will be available for sale in the weeks to come so put us on your calendar for our weekend adventures.

For information call 203 795-3106.

Nov 182013

Some of the vintage AVON decanters at the Academy Museum.

Some of the vintage AVON decanters at the Academy Museum.

Do you need a special hostess gift for the holidays?  The Orange Historical Society Antique Shop, 605 Orange Center Road, has many unusual, one-of-a-kind antiques and collectibles for the gift giving season.

Whether shopping for the family or friends, you’ll find something you will be proud to give.

Visit the shop every Saturday from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. and mark your calendar for Sunday, Dec. 8, from 3 – 6 p.m. for the tree lighting, Santa and tours of the buildings on The Green.

For information call 203 795-3106

Dec 222012

Why fight the traffic at the malls?

The Orange Historical Society will be open the 1878 Academy Museum, 605 Orange Center Road again today, Dec. 22, until 3 p.m. for the last minute shoppers of quality antiques for holiday gift-giving and welcome visitors to shop and visit the museum.

Vintage linens, jewelry, china, glass, dolls and doll accessories, books, collectibles and a fine collection of whimsical teapots all are available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

For information call 203 795-3106

Dec 152012

Frances Vadney at the Academy Museum

You won’t believe the many Christmas gifts and decorations for sale at The Academy Museum Antique Shop, 605 Orange Center Road, has tables and tables of new and old items for those special and hard to shop for family members, vintage toys for the grownup “kids,” and toys and dolls for young kids

Also, fine china, vintage linens, pottery, and glassware for the hostess in the family and let’s not forget the antique collector for those unique kitchen items that the Orange Historical Society has collected over the years.

If you haven’t visited the Antique shop in a while be sure to stop by before Christmas.

The Academy is open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and think, centrally located and no mall traffic.

For information call Ginny at 203-795-3106

Originally Published on: Dec 9, 2012