Museums of Brevard to Present Inaugural Christmas Tour of Historic Homes Starting December 5
By Space Coast Daily // November 25, 2020
Tickets are $35 for all six homes
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Celebrate the holiday season with Museums of Brevard and their Inaugural Christmas Tour of Historic Homes.
The participating historic homes will be decked out in festive decorations highlighting their unique architecture sending visitors back in time to Brevard of the late 1800s and early 1900s.
Some of the homes will also be serving light refreshments.
Tickets are $35 for all six homes and can be purchased at the participating homes or HERE.
Guests will receive a special Victorian House Christmas ornament upon visiting them all.
“Museums of Brevard is happy to announce its inaugural Christmas Tour of the Historic Homes of Brevard,” said said Korinn Braden, Director at Field Manor.
“The tour will showcase six historic homes, each unique in architecture and history, and each decorated to showcase Florida Christmases of the past. We felt the need to offer up a little bit of holiday cheer, especially this year. We would like to share a glimpse of old Florida and remember a time when family and community, like traditions, were so important.”
Participating Homes Include:
■ Historic Rossetter House Museum & Garden, Melbourne: Tours Wed-Sat by appointment only at 10 a.m., 12 noon, and 2 p.m. Call 321-254-9855 to schedule.
■ Green Gables at Historic Riverview Village, Melbourne: Tours Dec. 18-20 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Complimentary cookies and spiced cider served after each tour. Call 321-794-8901 for more details.
■ Field Manor Historic Homestead and Grove, Merritt Island: Dec 10 – 12, Dec 17 – 19 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Chilled spiced apple cider to be served. Please call ahead at 321-848-0365.
■ Sams House at Pine Island, Merritt Island: Dec. 5 & Dec. 12, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Citrus juices and cookies will be served. Call 321-449-4720 for more details.
■ Historic Pritchard House, Titusville: Tours available daily from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Holiday cookies and beverages will be served. Call 321-607-0203 for more details.
■ Lawndale, Rockledge: Tours Dec. 11 & 12, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Dec. 13 Noon – 3 p.m. Call 321-632-5650 for more details.
CLICK HERE to see a map of the homes here.