11/22/15 – Holidays at the House

Holidays at the House
Sunday, November 22, 2015
12:00pm - All Ages
Woodville Plantation (map)
Other Info
Celebrate the holiday season in a “different light” with candlelight tours of the Woodville house. Learn how 18th century customs such as Twelfth Night, Boxing day, and the firing of the Christmas Guns differ from our modern celebrations. Featured will be a “full table” presentation of the foods eaten during the holidays and on the Twelfth Night featured in the newly restored Cowan dining room. Tours will be conducted from Noon-8pm and Admission is $5 per person (children under 6 are free). No reservations are required.

Woodville Plantation will close for the 2015 season on December 6, 2015 and will reopen for regular tours on Sunday February 14, 2016

Email nevillehouseassociates@gmail.com for more information.

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The Home of John and Presley Neville, circa 1780

Woodville, the John and Presley Neville house, is Southwestern Pennsylvania’s principal link to the late 18th century, interpreting the time period of 1780-1820 and documenting the lives of the three families that resided there, the Nevilles (1775-1815), the Cowans (1815-1835), and the Wrenshalls (1835-1975).

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Wayne's Legion

Please visit the website for Wayne's Legion, a group of dedicated individuals based at Woodville Plantation who recreate the first Army of the United States from 1792-1796.