Calendar of Events
Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday, 12 noon - 4 p.m.
The museum is closed on the following national holidays: New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.
To register for programs, call 718.885.1461 or email email@example.com
Holiday Trees Past-Present-Future
December 2 - 31, 2016
Meander through the 19th century Greek Revival mansion showcasing festive trees and period rooms decorated by interior designers in a historic setting. Visitors may view the trees during public hours Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays, 12–4 p.m., and during special events. Group tours are also available daily with advance reservations. Please note Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum will be open special holiday event hours on December 3 from 10 a.m.–1 p.m. only, and the museum will be closed on Sunday, December 4 and Sunday, December 25. Bartow-Pell will be open for additional public hours to view the mansion and trees decorated for the season Monday, December 26 through Friday, December 30, 12 to 4 p.m.
Holiday Family Day: Santa and Sing-Alongs!
Saturday, December 3, 10 a.m.–1 p.m.
Celebrate the spirit of the holidays! Explore a 19th century mansion decorated for the season, featuring festive sing-along of your favorite seasonal tunes led by folk singer Scott Test! Enjoy hot cocoa and crafts, shop for unique gifts, and meet Santa in a historic setting (professional photos with Santa available for an additional fee)! Space is limited. Registration requested. Cost: $20 children one year and up; BPMM member children $15 (children under one year and adults free when accompanied by a child) Buy tickets
A Festive Party
Saturday, December 3, 7–10 p.m.
Celebrate—and support—the museum in holiday splendor. Enjoy cocktails, buffet dinner, a live auction amid trees decorated for the season! Reservations required. Cost: $150, $225 (includes listing in program), and $300 (includes listing in program). Buy tickets
Gingerbread House Workshop
Wednesday, December 7, 2:30 and 4:00 p.m.
Make your own gingerbread house under the guidance of Jon Lovitch, Bronx-based chef and creator of GingerBread Lane, the world’s largest gingerbread village. Workshop participants will receive gingerbread pieces, icing, and candy. Workshops will be held at 2:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Recommended for ages 4 and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Limit of one house per family. Space is limited. Advance registration required. Cost: BPMM Member Families $20; Not-Yet BPMM Members $25 Buy tickets
Candlelight Tours and Victorian Carolers