Programs at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum

 

A Magnificent Victorian Holiday at the Mansion: Splendor and Tradition through the Decades: November 28, 2014 - January 4, 2015

City of Norwalk's Tree Lighting Ceremony & Holiday Exhibit Mini Tours: December 5, 2014

Holiday Open House: December 14, 2014, 12-4 p.m.



A Magnificent Victorian Holiday at the Mansion: Splendor and Tradition through the Decades
November 28, 2014 - January 4, 2015
Wed. –Sun. 12-4 p.m.
$10 for adults, $8 for Seniors, $6, 8-18

Come join us for a guided tour of our historic period rooms, displaying Victorian holiday traditions decade by decade. See how the small table-top trees of the 1850s transformed into the magnificent floor-to-ceiling trees of the 1890s. Learn about the different types of gifts that were enjoyed throughout the era, and discover the origins of some of your own favorite traditions. As a special feature this year, the Magnificent Victorian Holiday at the Mansion will connect to the mansion’s Hidden Treasures exhibit of exquisite artifacts belonging the Lockwood and Mathews families.


City of Norwalk's Tree Lighting Ceremony & Holiday Exhibit Mini Tours
December 5, 2014
5-8:30 p.m.
$5 Admission

Come join us for a tour of our historic period rooms, displaying Victorian holiday traditions decade by decade. See how the small table-top trees of the 1850s transformed into the magnificent floor-to-ceiling trees of the 1890s. Learn about the different types of gifts that were enjoyed throughout the era, and discover the origins of some of your own favorite traditions. As a special feature this year, the Magnificent Victorian Holiday at the Mansion will connect to the mansion’s Hidden Treasures exhibit of exquisite artifacts belonging the Lockwood and Mathews families.


Holiday Open House
December 14, 2014, 12-4 p.m.
$5 Admission

The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will create a festive family event and several hours of entertainment, all in the spirit of an old-fashioned community celebration.  Holiday displays, Santa Claus, music, holiday refreshments, and the cherished Teddy Bear and Doll Victorian Tea will delight and entertain the entire community.


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