Seasonal Tours, Afterhours, Holiday

Holidays at Reynolda

Date: Wed, November 14, 2018 - Mon, December 31, 2018

Museum Admission ($18 for adults) 

The 101st Christmas at Reynolda takes a do-it-yourself turn, as we inspire visitors through singalongs, natural decorating, and handmade holiday cards. Visit during regular hours to enjoy the home decorated just as Katharine Smith Reynolds might have done, no advance purchase required. To schedule a group tour for eight or more, submit your request here.

Advance ticket purchase for events is strongly encouraged. Tickets go on sale October 1. See all holiday events below.  

Browse our Holidays at Reynolda images on Flickr.

Holiday Programs — Tickets on sale October 1.


Caroling Fridays

Each Friday, November 23–December 21, 2:45 p.m. 

Join friends old and new in the Reception Hall of Reynolda to sing along with Christmas carols played on the Aeolian organ, led by Museum staff and special guests. Free with Museum admission. Advance reservation is not required.

Tours: Christmas 1917

Members/students $15, non-members $20. Children 5 and under are free.

A century after the first Reynolda Christmas, we invite you to see Reynolda like no other time of year, decorated according to Katharine Reynolds's instructions, and brought alive through festive stories told by a costumed butler, nurse, party-goer, and a school teacher. Tour lasts approximately 1 hour. Strollers are not permitted on the tour. 

Afternoon Tours 

December 4, 11, and 18. Tours depart between 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. 

Evening Tours 

Friday, December 7 and Saturday, December 8. Tours depart between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Family First: Holiday Tour and Card-making

Sunday, December 3

This annual workshop for elementary school-aged children offers an opportunity to learn about holiday stories at Reynolda and make one-of-a-kind cards on the printing press and with our classic hand-carved stamps. Limited spots available. 

"A Christmas Memory"

Sunday, December 16, 4 p.m.

Members/students $15, non-members $20. 

For the 32nd consecutive year, actress Robin Voiers stars in a one-woman adaptation of "A Christmas Memory," Truman Capote's tale of his own humble childhood and some uniquely quaint holiday traditions.

Carolina Brass Holiday Pops Concert

Tuesday, December 18, 7 p.m.

Members/students: $15; Non-members: $20

Don't miss this fun-filled performance featuring seasonal favorites by the Carolina Brass. Their combination of virtuosity and humor is a fresh approach to great music of all types, engaging audiences in an energizing musical experience for the holidays.

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