Nov 212014


Come on in and see what the Academy Museum gift shop has to offer.

Come on in and see what the Academy Museum gift shop has to offer.

It’s that time again.  Holiday shopping for those hard  to “buy for” friends and family. 

The Orange Historical Society Antique Shop is your place to choose the unusual and unique items for just the right person.

Open Saturdays 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., the Academy, 605 Orange Center Road is easily accessible and parking is next door.

Stop in, browse and take a tour of the museum.  You might just put a dent in that holiday gift list.

For information call 203-795-6103.

Originally Published on: Nov 16, 2014 @ 10:57

Nov 192014

10420269_788384624560806_1464574215635320182_nMaterial Girls Boutique, 463 Boston Post Road, will host a Holiday Sip & Shop to Kick off our Annual Toy Drive to support the Yale Children’s Hospital Toy Closet on Thursday, Nov. 20 from 6-9:30 p.m.

Sip, Shop, & Save during a fun filled Girl’s Night Out. Bring your new, unwrapped non-plush toy donation(s) and enjoy the festivities.
The event includes drinks, deals, raffles, giveaways, and more.
Material Girls will have cupcakes from Sweet Cupcasions, winner of Cupcake Wars.
Bring your friends for this fun event. Let them help you find the perfect gifts, or something for yourself.
They will be gift wrapping too.

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

Nov 272012

While you are at the Academy, be sure to stop in to see the model railroad set up

The Academy Museum Antique Shop is anticipating a busy Tree Lighting Sunday on Dec. 2 so be sure and check out the wonderful selection of antiques and collectibles it has to offer.

Inventory increases daily with vintage linens, china, glass, silver plate, toys, collectible dolls and doll accessories to say nothing of the selection of Christmas ornaments and hostess gifts.

Come celebrate the Orange Tree Lighting this weekend and get started on those “hard to buy for” gifts.

In addition to Dec. 2nd, the shop, located at 605 Orange Center Road, is open every Saturday from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

For information call 203 795-3106.