Christmas tours of the Wilson House, at the regular admission price of $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, and $3 for students, are offered Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays throughout the month of December. The home will be closed December 24 and 25. Tours are guided and begin on the hour from 10 am to 4 pm.
Enjoy the house decorated for the holidays with fresh evergreens and festive decorations. Tours of the Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson during the month of December will incorporate details about what Christmas was like during 1866, in the years following the Civil War.
A special Candlelight Tour will take place on Friday, December 16 from 5 – 7 pm, with tours offered every 30 minutes. See history come to life by candlelight! Festive refreshments will be served on the evening of the Candlelight Tour. Candlelight Tour admission will be $10 for adults, $5 for students ages 5-18, or free for children under age five.
For more information about these tours or make group tour reservations, please call Historic Augusta, Inc. at 706-724-0436 or visit www.wilsonboyhoodhome.org.