Looking for inspiration for holiday décor this Holiday Season? Come to Concord on Saturday, December 7 from 11 am - 4 pm for the third annual Holiday House Tour organized by the Guild of Volunteers of the Concord Museum. Seven of Concord's beautiful private homes will be professionally decorated in the holiday spirit by local and Boston-based interior designers. Guests will tour ground floor rooms in the homes with each house decorated in a different holiday style. Spend the day in Concord, a small town with a big history, and enjoy the elegant streets, charming cafés and shops, as well as the many historic homes.
Advance tickets available through December 5: $40 Concord Museum Members, $45 Non-Members. After December 5 or day-of: $50. Tickets may be purchased at www.concordmuseum.org or by calling (978) 369-9763, ext. 216. No refunds; no photography. Tickets and maps must be picked up at the Museum the day of the tour.
Participating 2013 Holiday House Tour Designers
Maria Churchill and the design team at The Cottage
Janet Gaffey of Santini& Co.
Lauren Huyett Interiors
The design team at North Bridge Antiques
The Holiday House Tour is coordinated by the Concord Museum's Guild of Volunteers- this year's House Tour Committee is chaired by Sue Revis and Leah Kenney Butler. The Tour is generously sponsored by area businesses including but not limited to: Dewing Schmid Kearns;Kistler& Knapp Builders Inc., McWalter Volunteer Insurance Agency; Platt Builders; Salem Five Charitable Foundation; Sudbury Fence Co; The Cottage; Viking Moving Services Inc; WilliamRaveis.
Media sponsorship provided by Design New England and New England Home.
Proceeds from the Holiday House Tour benefit the Concord Museum's education initiatives. The Museum's curriculum-based school programs reach 7,000 schoolchildren from 85 Massachusetts communities and 22 states, and teacher-training workshops are provided annually for educators at all levels.
The Concord Museum is easily accessible from Route 495 or Route 128 and Route 2 and is located at the intersection of Lexington Road and Cambridge Turnpike, ¼ mile east of Concord Center. The Museum's entrance is on Cambridge Turnpike; parking is free. For GPS directions use: 53 Cambridge Turnpike, Concord, MA.
For further information contact the Concord Museum at (978) 369-9763 (Reservations); E-mail: