Bartow Pell Mansion Museum

Submitted by ub on Fri, 11/25/2011 - 20:43

Holiday Candlelight First Friday!
+ the Bronx Seaside Trolley

Friday, December 2
5:30-8:30 p.m.
Delight in holiday music with the Metropolitones and experience the magic of the
mansion fully decked out for the holidays. It's A Storybook Christmas with decorated
trees inspired by children's holiday stories from around the world. Docents in period
dress, holiday refreshments, and a chance to do a little holiday shopping add to
the fun. Join us!

The free Bronx Seaside Trolley makes a continous loop from the #6 Pelham Bay park
subway station to BPMM to City Island.

Cost $10 adults; $8 seniors and students; members free Registration requested

Annual Holiday Family Day: A Storybook Christmas

Saturday, December 3
10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Holiday spirit abounds during this fun-filled day! Children delight in Christmas
storytelling with Joan Hueneman Michie, gingerbread people-decorating with Irina
Brandler of City Island's Sugar & Spice, and photographs with Santa taken by professional
photographer Domenica Comfort (additional fee). Plus holiday shopping, caroling,
and more!

Storytelling at 10:30 and 11:30. Crafts and photos with Santa are on-going.
Cost $20 children age one and up; $15 member children (adults and children under
one year free) Registration required 718.885.1461 []

Saturday, December 3

7 p.m.

Holiday Gala Celebration
Call for details.

Saturday, December 10
6-8 p.m.


Candlelight Tour

Experience the magic of the mansion decorated for the holidays. Costumed docents
highlight 19th-century holiday traditions. Enjoy refreshments and wassail.

Saturday, December 10

Sunday, December 11

1 and 3 p.m.

Bronx Arts Ensemble Holiday Concert

The Bronx Arts Ensemble and Singers presents a wonderful holiday concert with music
for St. Nicholas. Concert is free, but space is limited and tickets are required.
Call Bronx Arts Ensemble at 718.601.7399.

The museum will not be open for tours on Saturday and Sunday,