Art & Antiques

About Attractions

Antiquing in Fairfield County enjoys a reputation for unparalleled variety and unsurpassed quality. Enjoy the intimacy and uncompromising excellence of our world-renowned antique shops or feast your eyes on the ponderous variety offered by our galleries and consignment shops. In either case, you will be delighted with your journey of discovery and adventure.

You'll find the finest 18th and 19th century English and French furniture, elegant American Federal and European pieces, as well as folk art, decorative objects, priceless rugs, and treasures from the Orient. There are co-operatives that display the wares of fifty or more dealers that span the centuries.

Many craft and antique shows such as the Wilton Historical Society’s Craftsmanship Show, the Antiquarius Show in Greenwich, and Darien Historical Society’s Antiques Al Fresco draw exhibitors and visitors from far and wide.

If you love antiques, you also probably enjoy art and beautifully manicured gardens. Rest assured your antiques expedition will be amply enriched with a side trip to any of our many art galleries, craft shops, garden centers, nurseries and display gardens.