Merchant’s House Museum’s Holiday Exhibition

    November 25, 2016 – January 9, 2017 all-day
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    Merchant's House Museum
    29 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003


    Merchant’s House Museum’s

    Holiday Exhibition

    Friday, November 25 through Monday, January 9

    Christmas Comes to Old New York: Holiday Traditions of the Tredwell Family

    Scenes of holiday preparation recreated in the period rooms throughout the house show how many of our modern holiday traditions originated in mid-19th century New York. From table-top Christmas trees decorated with candles and handmade ornaments, to poinsettias and evergreens decking the halls, Christmas songs and carols, presents and stockings. And, of course, Santa Claus. On display, rarely exhibited Christmas presents from the Tredwell collection. Included with regular admission.

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