Homestead for the Holidays

Description: Free “Homestead for the Holidays” with a fireside reading of Charles Dickens’s “Christmas Carol,” period crafts, tours, and refreshments.

The Manchester Historical Society presents this special open house for all ages on Sunday, December 10 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., at the Cheney Homestead, 106 Hartford Road, with commentary about the house’s features and contents, reflecting on New England traditions of a bygone age. The Homestead, built in 1785, was donated to the Manchester Historical Society by the Cheney family in 1968 for use as a house museum. Guided tours include history of the building and of the family who lived there. Donations welcomed for the upkeep of the Homestead.

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Location: Cheney Homestead, 106 Hartford Road
URL: http://www.manchesterhistory.org
Date: Sunday, December 10, 2017
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm EST
Duration: 3 hours
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
Created by: csiccalendar
Updated: Monday, December 4, 2017 12:01pm EST