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Greenwich Historical Society

47 Strickland Road, Cos Cob, CT 06807
203-869-6899

Due to construction on the grape arbor please know that access may be limited to the Vanderbilt Education Center (Barn). We will make every accommodation to those with restricted mobility.

Hours

Museum Galleries

Wednesday–Sunday, noon–4 :00 pm

Bush-Holley House

Access to Bush-Holley House is by docent-led tour only.

Wednesday–Sunday
Guided tours at 1:00 pm, 2:00 & 3:00 pm

Museum Store + Café

Monday–Friday, 9:00 am–5:00 pm;
Saturday & Sunday, noon–4:00 pm

The Greenwich Historical Society café is serving hot and cold beverages, sandwiches, salads, pastries and snacks. After perusing the museum store, visitors can relax in the attached café and access the free wifi. Bring your friends, family, colleagues to this undiscovered alternative to crowded coffee shops.

Library + Archives

Wednesday, 10:00 am–4:00 pm and by appointment

Administrative Offices

Monday–Friday, 9:00 am–5:00 pm

Museum Admission

Admission to the Bush-Holley House (by guided tour) and museum gallery:

Free admission to the public: first Wednesday of each month

Groups of 10 or more must make advance reservations. Group reservation rate is $7 per person.

Visit all 21 museums on the Connecticut Art Trail for only $25. 

Directions

Southbound: Exit 4 off I-95; make immediate Right U-turn onto Sound Shore Drive; follow to end; turn Right onto Strickland Road, parking lot on Left under I-95 overpass.

Northbound: Exit 4 off I-95; make Left over I-95; make immediate Right onto Sound Shore Drive; follow to end; turn Right onto Strickland Road, parking lot on left under I-95 overpass.

Buses: Exit 5 off I-95; Left onto Route 1/East Putnam Avenue. Follow for approximately one mile; Left onto River Road for about 1 mile to intersection and bear Left onto Strickland Road; Parking lot on Right immediately past Bush-Holley Historic Site.

By Train: Greenwich Historical Society is within easy walking distance from the Metro-North Cos Cob train station (less than a mile). From the New York bound side, head east on Strickland Road. From the New Haven bound side, walk under the tracks at the far end of the platform and turn right on to Strickland Road. Greenwich Historical Society is on the left just past the I-95 overpass.

Visit the Greenwich Historical Society on a Metro-North Getaway starting May 1!