gcvm.JPGMumford, N.Y. -Genesee Country Village & Museum's 15th Annual Antique Show & Sale on Saturday April 20 will provide visitors with the opportunity to peruse the quality collections of some of Western New York's finest dealers. Displays will be set up from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the museum's Meeting Center and Exhibition Hall, providing access no matter the weather. The show will include extensive collections of furniture; paintings; textiles; books and ephemera; jewelry; porcelains; and glassware. The recently renovated John L. Wehle Art Gallery will also be open during the sale. Admission is just $6. (Members are free.) For an early opportunity to shop, a Preview Party with private shopping is available from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, April 19-the night before the show opens to the public. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, wine, beer and an exclusive look at the extensive collections. In addition, at 7 p.m. curator Peter Wisbey will present an insider's look at the museum's recently acquired collection of pressing irons. Preview Party tickets are $30 ($25 members) and include free admission to Saturday's show. They are available at http://www.gcv.org/.   For more information, call (585-538-6822) or visit http://www.gcv.org/.    About Genesee Country Village & Museum Genesee Country Village & Museum is the largest living history museum in New York State and the largest collection of historic buildings in the Northeast. The museum, open May - October, is located in Mumford, N.Y., 20 miles southwest of Rochester and 45 miles east of Buffalo. For more information, visit www.gcv.org or call (585) 538-6822. Except for special events, Genesee Country Village & Museum is closed for the season and will reopen on May11, 2013.


Contact: Judy Markham (585) 538-6822 jmarkham@gcv.org