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Christmas at Stagville

  • December 02, 2017
  • Historic Stagville
  • 5828 Old Oxford Hwy, Durham, NC 27712
  • 12-4pm open house, lantern tours begin at 5
  • Free open house, lantern tours are $5 per person, children under 2 are free.
  • (919) 620-0120
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A holiday open house at Historic Stagville! Explore the site and learn about holiday traditions for all different families at Stagville. You'll visit the house of the Bennehan-Cameron slaveholders, the 1850 house of an enslaved family, and the house of a freed family after Emancipation. Kids and adults of all ages can help dress these houses for the coming Christmas season. This open house is free to all. Come back at 5 p.m. for lantern tours! Tickets are $5 per person, children under 2 are free. See a special performance in the tradition of Jonkonnu, the West African fusion tradition celebrated by enslaved people at Stagville. Tour the houses in the evening with fires and lantern light. Tickets go on sale in November.

Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604