2019 YULETIDE EVENTS
YULETIDE WEEKEND - December 7 & 8December 7 Activity ScheduleDecember 8 Activity ScheduleYULETIDE OPEN HOUSE TOURS - December 10 - 14
Yuletide Weekend takes place December 7 and 8 from 11am to 4pm. The weekend is free to the public and will feature ice sculpting, 19th century trades and livestock demonstrations, and a chance to visit with Santa. New in 2019 will be a Yankee Candle Retail Shop in the Greenwich Barn, and visitors can enjoy 25% off in the Christmas Shop to stock up on holiday gifts, decorations and collectible ornaments. Stop by the family craft area to make-your-own holiday ornament and grab a hot beverage or treat from the Holiday Sweet Shoppe, where all proceeds benefit the educational programs at the museum.
Create your own Yuletide experience and explore the museum’s decorated buildings with a costumed guide during Yuletide Open House Tours, taking place December 10 - 14 from 11am to 3pm. Tour admission is $7 per person and free for children 6 and under. Browse for holiday presents in the Museum Gift Shop and Christmas Shop, then visit Storrowton Tavern to enjoy a hearty New England-inspired meal. For groups of 10 or more, please contact the museum office to reserve a tour.LANTERN LIGHT EVENING - December 11
Bundle up and bring your friends and family to the Yuletide Lantern Light Evening Wed., Dec. 11 from 6 to 8pm. Listen to the musical storytelling of Stan Svec in the Union Meeting House and stop by Potter Mansion for self-serve cocoa and tea, and to decorate your own holiday cookies. The Museum Gift Shop will be open and visitors can enjoy 40% off in the Christmas Shop. Admission is $8 in advance and $10 day of event, children 6 and under are free.