Christmas Candlelight Tours

12/13/2019 to 12/14/2019 | Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site | New Madrid, MO

The public is invited to enjoy an 1860s Victorian Christmas during candlelight tours of the Hunter-Dawson home. The house, aglow with the warmth of oil lamps and candles, will be decorated with fresh greenery, Christmas trees and 1860s-style ornaments. Site staff will be wearing Victorian era fashions, and refreshments will be served.


Daytime tours will be Dec. 13 and 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with candlelight tours from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. each evening. This event is free and open to the public.


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Daytime Tours: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Candlelight Tours: 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
312 Dawson Road, New Madrid, MO | (573) 748-5340

Associated activities

  • Interpretive Programs