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Holiday Candlelight Tours of Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest

Calendar   Bedford Artisan Trail
Location Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest 1542 Bateman Bridge Road Forest, VA 24551
Date Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Duration   2 hours
Cost Admission is $25 per person.
Description

Tour the president’s cherished hideaway decorated for the holidays on these hour-long tours. Step into Christmas past and experience the villa by candlelight while your guide paints a portrait of the ways the Jefferson family and their enslaved workers spent the holidays by sharing true stories and anecdotes gathered from Jefferson’s letters and diaries. Enjoy Christmas tunes performed by local musicians throughout the tour and experience how holiday meals would have been prepared with cooking demonstrations in the restored Jefferson-era kitchen. Admission is $25 per person; reservations are required.

Tour Schedule

Thursdays, December 3, 10 and 17 - 5:30 and 6:30pm each evening

Fridays, December 4, 11 and 18 - 5:30 and 6:30pm each evening

Saturdays, December 5 and 12 - 5:30pm each evening

Additional Info Link https://www.poplarforest.org/event/holiday-candlelight-tours-2020/
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Event Email [email protected]
Event Phone 434-534-8110
Repeats?   Repeats Weekly
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