Home for the Holidays
The Historic House Trust of NYC invites you to come home for the holidays! Travel through time and experience the season at some of NYC’s oldest and most treasured historic houses across the five boroughs. Enjoy traditional decorations, public tours, caroling, visits from Santa, holiday lightings, hot cocoa, and so much more! The HHT houses look forward to sharing the season with you, welcome home!
History of the Holidays
This annual display at the Van Cortlandt House Museum features a glimpse into 18th-century celebrations of some familiar and not-so-familiar winter holidays.
Home for the Holidays Events
Saturday, December 12, 2020
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Written by Jacques Stewart and Based on E.T.A. Hoffman's story, "The Nutcracker & The Mouse King" with melodies and underscoring from Ilyich Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker".