Candlelight Tours at Poplar Forest

A holiday tour of Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest by candlelight.
Experience Thomas Jefferson's rural retreat by candlelit on this annual holiday tour.
Venue
Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
Address
1542 Bateman Bridge Road
Forest, VA 24551
Region Central Virginia
Locality Bedford
Date(s)/Time:
Thursday, December 18, 2014 (5:30 PM-8:00 PM)
Saturday, December 20, 2014 (5:30 PM-8:00 PM)
Phone: (434) 525-1806
Museum Shop: (434) 534-8120
Mary Massie mary@poplarforest.org
Wayne Gannaway Wayne@poplarforest.org
Poplar Forest Plantation www.poplarforest.org/events

Ring in the holidays at Poplar Forest! Visitors on these rare candlelit tours will experience the octagon house decorated for the holidays as it might have looked to Mr. Jefferson’s own guests.  And learn how the Jefferson family might have spent their holidays, through entertaining anecdotes gathered from Jefferson’s diaries and letters.

The Museum Shop will be open until 7:00 p.m. during the Candlelight Tours for those who wish to do their holiday shopping.

Admission is $20 per person. Reservations are required. Please call the Museum Shop at 434.534.8120 to reserve a place. Sponsored by Progress Printing and The News & Advance.

 

 



Admission Fee: Admission is $20 per person.

Last Updated: 10/1/2014 9:28 AM
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