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Holiday Candlelight Tours
December 7, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 14, 2018
Celebrate the advent of the Christmas season with Jeffersonian style on a magical, candlelight tour of Thomas Jefferson’s private retreat. Tour the president’s cherished hideaway decorated for the holidays, as was the custom in Jefferson’s time, on these hourlong tours. Explore the villa by candlelight as your guide paints an intimate portrait of the Jefferson family celebration and Christmas in the slave quarter, sharing true stories and anecdotes gathered from Jefferson’s letters and diaries. Admission is $20 per person. Reservations are required.
Sponsored in part by The News & Advance and Progress Printing