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Special Events & Programs

Program registration is processed on a first come first served basis. You may register by phone, (860) 677-9222, in person, by mail or online. Payment options are credit card, check, or cash. Your membership must be current at the time the program meets in order to receive the member discount. Museum staff reserves the right to cancel classes for insufficient enrollment. You will be notified at least three working days in advance if a program is cancelled. Cancellations with at least forty-eight hours notice will receive a refund.

CANDLELIGHT TOURS: CHRISTMAS IN CONNECTICUT

 Date: 12/7/2019
 Starting Time: 12:00:00 PM
 Ending Time: 4:00:00 PM

CANDLELIGHT TOURS: CHRISTMAS IN CONNECTICUT

Saturday, December 7th, 11:00 – 4:00pm.

Join the festivities of the season in our popular annual holiday tour of the 1720 historic Stanley-Whitman House decorated for the holidays!

See Stanley-Whitman House in a completely new light for the holidays and join us for a light supper in our tavern room before touring the house and enjoying period dramas performed by our costumed historic interpreters. The soft glow of candles shines from the windows. The welcoming sounds of laughter and good cheer drifts from the doorway. The smell of cinnamon and a fire in the hearth floats on the air. Join the festivities of the season in our popular annual holiday tour of the 1720 Historic House decorated for the holidays. Enjoy a light supper in our tavern room before touring the house and enjoying period dramas performed by our costumed interpreters. Do not miss your chance to view the Stanley-Whitman House in a completely new light.

Family-friendly tour times! This program sells out every year! Register today!

Members: $15.00; Nonmember: $20.00

Directions:

Tours begin at 11:00am and depart every thirty minutes thereafter, ending with the last tour at 4:00pm. Once you have purchased your ticket, staff will contact you to schedule you for a specific tour time.

Guests may park in the museum's lot, on the street opposite the museum, or at the Barney Library, which is just a short walk away. Plan to spend some time in our Museum Shop to do some of your seasonal shopping. Seating is limited, so purchase your tickets early- this program sells out every year!

Members: $15.00; Non-member: $20.00

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