Genteel Junque

An array of antiques, furniture, and home accessories will be available for sale at Galveston Historical Foundation’s annual Genteel Junque sale of donated items. Held at The Depot on Market, 3304 Market, the sale will emphasize high-quality antiques, furniture, and art in good condition.


  • Friday, October 14 | 6 – 8 p.m. | Free GHF Member’s Only Preview
    • Not a member? Join here or at the door.
    • Beer and wine included in the evening.
    • The 2022 Sally B. Wallace Preservation Awards will also be held during this special event.
  • Saturday, October 15| 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Free to the public
  • Sunday, October 16 | 12 – 4 p.m. | Free to the public

GHF asks community members to make tax-deductible donations of Victorian to Mid-Century Modern furniture or home goods to the Genteel Junque event. For more information, please contact Nick Barbee at 409-765-3457.

Proceeds from the sales of items benefit Galveston Historical Foundation. Incorporated in 1954, GHF is one of the nation’s largest local preservation organizations. Over the last 50 years, the foundation has expanded its mission to encompass community redevelopment, public education, historic preservation advocacy, maritime preservation and stewardship of historic properties. Today, GHF has over 2,000 memberships representing individuals, families, and businesses across Texas, the US, and abroad and exerts a profound impact on the culture and economy of the Island.

Upcoming Dates For This Event:

  • Friday, October 14
  • Saturday, October 15
  • Sunday, October 16
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