Classic South / Washington

Christmas Tour of Homes

Dates : 12/12/14 - 12/13/14
Washington Wilkes Chamber of Commerce/ Welcome Center
22B West Square
Washington, GA 30673

706-678-5001


Experience the magic of an old-fashioned Christmas by visiting a number of private homes open only for this tour. We're decking our halls with holly, smilax and all the holiday trimmings!

The Friday candlelight tour from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. is a living history program with costumed actors throughout the Robert Toombs House, the Washington Historical Museum, Mary Willis Library, Callaway Plantation and the Washington Presbyterian Church. Sample delicious reception treats made using period recipes and hear stories about local families.

On Satuday, visitors can tour private homes in the Town and Country tour from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Purchase a ticket to our Champagne Reception and Southern Dinner at the renowned Fitzpatrick Hotel. Stay for the annual Christmas Parade, beginning at 6 p.m. on Saturday, featuring lighted floats and Santa Claus.

For more information, visit www.historyofwilkes.org or call (877) 221-7689.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Friday: 5:00PM - 9:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Different Packages Available See Website

    Facility Amenities

    Accessible by Public Transportation, Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

    Type

    Arts & Culture, Christmas & Winter Holiday, Entertainment, History & Heritage