Here’s a list of some of the special holiday events and tours scheduled for historic neighborhoods and museums around the state. Add a comment if you would like to add your event!
Museums or Historic Sites with Holiday Events or Displays
Heritage Holidays at Historic Spanish Point in Sarasota. Dec. 2, 3, 9, and 10, with additional times for other daily tours and performances.
Holiday Open House at the Knott House Museum in Tallahassee 6-9pm Sat Dec 2
Victorian Christmas Stroll at the Henry B. Plant Museum in Tampa through Dec 23, 10am to 8pm daily.
Festival of the Trees at the Powel Crosley Estate in Bradenton, through Dec. 7, 11am – 8pm, afternoon tea available.
Holiday Splendor at the Ringling Museum in Sarasota, 6-9pm Dec. 14
Holidays at the Waterhouse in Maitland, Nov. 16-Jan 14
Christmas at Pinewood (Historic Bok Sanctuary) Nov. 24 – Jan. 1, Monday through Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 1 – 5pm
Leu Garden’s Holiday House in Orlando, Nov. 23 – Jan 2, 10am – 3:30pm
Historic Home Tours
Southeast Seminole Heights Civic Association’s 3rd Annual Homes for the Holidays Sunday Dec. 3 in Tampa
Brevard Heritage Council’s Heritage Holiday Home Tour in Cocoa, Sat. Dec. 2 1-5pm. For info call 633-1456 or 646-6751.
Maitland Historical Society’s Holiday Homes Tour Dec. 9, 2-6pm
Lake Park Historical Society’s Historic Homes Holiday Tour Dec. 3, 2-6pm
Victoria Park Civic Association’s Holiday Home Tour, Dec. 2 and 3, call 954-467-2008.
Punta Gorda Garden Club’s Historic Home Tour, Noon-5pm, Dec 1 and 2.