Candlelight Tours and Home for the Holidays are returning to the Mathias Ham Historic Site this holiday season. Guests are invited to the site on Dec. 17 and 18 to take part in Victorian era traditions.

Home for the Holidays

Visitors can take self-guided tours through the house and see the decorations from the Victorian era from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Guides will not be leading tours through the house but will be providing information to guests. Admission is $7.50/adults and $4/children. Members get in for free.

Guests can take part in a cooking class where they will learn to make sugar plums on Dec. 17 from 1-3 p.m. This class costs $15.

On Dec. 18 from 1-3 p.m., visitors can enjoy a holiday afternoon tea. All ages are invited to attend and tickets are $20/adults and $10/children.

Candlelight Tours

45-minute candlelight tours will allow visitors to take in the house in a different light on Dec. 17-18 at 7 and 8 p.m. The architectural and historical significance will be highlighted by the guides as the tours move through the house.

Tickets are $10/adults and $7.50/children. Members receive a discounted rate of $7.50/adults and $4/children. Tickets can be purchased ahead of time at