Old Westbury, New York, USA. December 17, 2017. Old Westbury Gardens musem, a former estate of John Shaffer Phipps, welcomes visitors during snowy winter holiday weekend. Westbury House rooms had lit fireplaces, and were decorated with Christmas Trees, a train set in bedroom, deer family watching doe take bubble bath in bathroom, and more festive decorations. Cider and cookies were served in large sunroom.