A picture of a Christmas wreath made with various types of greenery with a red ribbon weaving around the wreath. In the middle of the wreath is a large glass candlestick with long crystals hanging down and a candle glowing in the middle.

32nd Annual Christmas Open House


'Tis the season! Explore, enjoy, and experience the Christmas season at Somerset Place for the 32nd Annual Christmas Open House on Sunday, December 4th, from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Be inspired by traditional holiday decorations of fresh natural and floral arrangements adorning the exterior and interior of site buildings. Explore the plantation on a self-guided tour with staff members and volunteers available to answer questions. A costumed doctor from the mid-nineteenth century will also be on hand to discuss antebellum medicine in the plantation hospital.
Sip hot spiced tea, and sample black-eyed peas, hearth-cooked cornbread, and delicious desserts. Enjoy period Christmas music. For younger audiences, jolly Saint Nicholas will mingle on the grounds from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Admission is free but donations are welcome.