Conference House's Annual Grand Illumination

Sun Dec 4, 2022
11:00am to 5:00pm ET
Visitor Center in Conference House Park

The beautiful Conference House is lit from within, and families are invited to learn about colonial Christmas traditions and share hot cider and cookies.

Arrive early to explore the winter village and pose for a pic with Father Christmas.

At 4:30pm, the traditional Grand Illumination takes place and the historic house is aglow in candlelight to start the holiday season.


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