Festival of trees

November 19th through Sunday, December 6th

Benefitting the greenwich Historical Society

visit the festival at the historical society
and bid ONLINE

This holiday tradition transforms the Historical Society lobby into a festive wonderland, featuring community-crafted trees by local designers, merchants, nonprofit organizations and garden clubs. Open to the public, we welcome all visit the Historical Society lobby and bid online for trees.  Bidding ends Saturday December 5.

Trees will be on display at the Historical Society:
Monday – Friday 9 am – 5 pm       Weekends 12 pm – 4 pm
Special Viewing Tuesday December 2 – Friday, December 4 until 7:30 pm

Best in Show!

Birds of Paradise by Beth Krupa Interiors

A whimsical and feathered display with beautiful bird ornaments, glittered orbs and stars, twinkling lights and satin ribbon. Christmas modern maximalism!
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A Very Merry Bush-Holley Christmas!

The Greenwich Historical Society Museum Shop presents a perfect classic tree with sugared-fruit, pinecones, lights, ribbon and glass ornaments, and features the 2020 limited edition Bush-Holley House ornament.
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Most Artistic! SOLD!

Birds, Bugs and Butterflies

The Garden Club of Old Greenwich presents a festive tree laden with sweet touches celebrating the natural world!
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Most Whimsical!

Sugar Plum Forest by The Bruce Museum

Wonderful and imaginative tree reminiscent of "'Twas the NIght Before Christmas".
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A charming display depicting children and teens, and time-honored Girl Scout traditions.
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Christmas In Connecticut by Open Arts Alliance

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A traditional Tree by Green Fingers Garden Club

145 branches with over 100 soft and wooden ornaments. Traditional pre-lit Canadian Pine with 100 battery operated lights and 50 additional plug-in lights with flower shaped shades.
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A Vintage tree by the rummage room

This wonderful retro tree is chocked full of vintage blown glass ornaments and tinsel. Sure to bring back memories of your childhood tree!
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Tie a Ribbon 'Round by Little Bow Chic

A true bow lover's tree. Decorated with an abundance of assorted hair bows; vintage, swiss tartan plaids & classic ribbons. Holiday scarf tree skirt included! Great for the little girl in your life!
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Peaceable Kingdom by Greenwich Garden Club

Porcupine, owl, raccoon, fox, skunk, pig, rooster, turkey, rabbit, squirrel ornaments and much, much more. A true nature lovers tree!
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Jingle Baby by The Greenwich Exchange

Tree adorned with hand made infant accessories and holiday ornaments. Includes baby blanket, bib, mittens, hat, bonnet, ornaments, etc. Perfect for baby's first Chrismas!
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Most Creative!

Noveltree By The Greenwich Library

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Ahoy! By Something Special Florist

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Whimsical Wild Acres by Greenwich Botanical Center

Experience the wonders of nature with this fanciful tree highlighted with acorns, berries, pinecones and lace and topped with a burlap bow.
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"Owl" Be Home for Christmas by Salon 221 LLC

A floral fantasy
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Most traditional SOLD!

Christmas with Nature's Magic by Sam Bridge Nursery

Inspired by the beauty of nature and wildlife in Greenwich
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Noel's Garden by Greenwich Community Garden

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Winter Months Comfort food by Dogwood Books and Gifts

Winter chill calls for comfort foods! This tree, adorned with cheeky glass ornaments including sugared donuts, french pastries Pop Tarts, Doritos, and Ramen Noodles, Chardonnay, Cabernet, a bottles of champagne and sticks of butter! Includes fun family games wrapped under the tree!
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Not A Creature was Stirring by McArdle's Florist and Garden

Adorned with adorable mice ornaments, red flowers and blue tartan ribbon. This holiday tree will surely become a merry part of your holiday traditions!
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The Great Outdoors by The Drawing Room

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A New Home for the Holidays by Jen Danzi Coldwell Banker Luxury

This stylish tree with all its festive decor, champagne, and gift cards supporting Greenwich retailers (Apple, Starbucks and Taqueria) is a perfect gift for a new home owner!
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Home for the Holidays Tiger Lily's Greenwich Interiors

Festive trees, gifts and garland - with all the beautiful window treatments, upholstery and design details from Tiger Lily adorn this charming and over-the-top Holiday-themed doll house. Hours of fun to look, admire and explore.
Bid on The House

Thanks to the generosity and creative genius of our tree designers who donated their time and 
over 800 ornaments, ribbons, lights and other creative touches to our trees this year.
Happy bidding and thank you for your support of the Greenwich Historical Society!

Bruce Museum Gift Shop
Dogwood Books & Gifts
The Drawing Room
Garden Club of Old Greenwich
Girl Scouts of Greenwich
Green Fingers Garden Club
Greenwich Botanical Center
Greenwich Historical Society Museum Store
Greenwich Library
Beth Krupa Interiors
Little Bo Chic

McArdle’s Florist & Garden Center
Open Arts Alliance
The Rummage Room
Salon 221
Sam Bridge Nursery & Greenhouses
Something Special Florist
Coldwell Banker Global Luxury
Tiger Lily’s
Greenwich Community Gardens
Greenwich Exchange for Women
Greenwich Garden Club

We’re Open!

Our Galleries, Museum Store and Archives are open.

Reservations are required for the galleries.
Or visit our grounds