Cancelled: "O blessed Season!" A Colonial Christmas at House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site

Event Description

This event has been cancelled.  Evergreen boughs will adorn the Alston House this holiday season, but the annual holiday open house scheduled for December 5 will not take place this year due to COVID-19.

During the month of December, guests are welcome to take a tour of the Alston House which will be adorned with 18th fcentury style decorations. Tours will include information on how the Christmas holiday was celebrated in 18th century North Carolina. Guided tours are offered daily Tuesday through Saturday, cost for a guided tour is $2 for adults and $1 for senior citizens and children.  Be sure to bring your mask and help us celebrate the holiday season!


Step back in time this holiday season at the historic Alston House. The house will be decorated with greenery for the season. Plenty of family fun for all ages!