PHILADELPHIA – From April 17-19, Barn Star Productions will be celebrating its 15th year by bringing you The 23rd Street Armory Antiques Show.
Barn Star Productions is proud to feature an unprecedented look into one of our country’s most significant privately held collections, the First Troop Philadelphia City Calvary Armory Museum. Located on the second floor of The 23rd Street Armory Antiques Show, the museum features military artifacts, regalia and equestrian outfitting, presenting a rare visual history of the Troop from its founding in 1774 to modern times.
In addition, the museum displays an excellent portrait collection featuring works by Peale, Waugh and other fine artists. Special exhibits featuring military musical instruments are also on display.
The 23rd Street Armory Antiques Show features 43 nationally recognized American and Continental antiques specialists displayed in room-like settings.
The 23rd Street Armory is located at 22 South 23rd Street (between Market & Chestnut Streets) in Philadelphia. Show hours are Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., and Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information call 914-474-8552 or visit www.barnstar.com.