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Holiday Candlelight Tours

November 30 - December 15

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Celebrate the advent of the Christmas season in Jeffersonian style at Poplar Forest. Explore the president’s cherished hideaway by candlelight on this hour-long holiday tour. See how early Americans decorated with fresh greens for the holidays as your guide paints intimate portraits of the Jefferson family’s celebration and Christmas at the Quarter Site, drawn from true stories and anecdotes discovered in Jefferson’s letters and diaries. The tour is followed by hot cider and cookies in the Museum Shop. Admission is $25 per person. Reservations are required.


Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday November 30, December 1, 2, 7, 8, 14, 15 at 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. each evening.


November 30
December 15