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Colonial Christmas at Bedminster's Historic Jacobus Vanderveer House
A Colonial Christmas
November 30-December 2
and December 7-9
Celebrate Christmas Past
and Present in Bedminster
Bedminster, NJ -- Step back in time (to the winter of 1778-79) and visit Bedminster’s historic Jacobus Vanderveer House, which opens its wreath-clad doors for the tenth annual Colonial Christmas show house and tour.
The fundraiser features: an exhibition of paintings by noted American landscape artist John Phillip Osborne (courtesy of the Stringer Gallery, Bernardsville), including a specially commissioned painting of Gen. Henry Knox (courtesy of The Anne L. and George H. Clapp Educational and Charitable Trust);Colonial holiday interpretations by David Mitchell, Artistic Director, Still Life Fine Event Design; Colonial and Federal antique furniture on loan from the Newark Museum; shopping at Lady Ellens Mercantile Boutique; Colonial musicians; re-enactors; Santa visits; 18th century bedroom interpretation and period costumes by Lady Ellen Ruck, Colony Farm Antiques; and permanent exhibits -- The Kitchen Hearth, The Vanderveer Parlor and The Knox Bedroom.
Admission is $10 (children 12 and under, free). The house is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday-- November 30-December 2 and December 7-9. The Jacobus Vanderveer House is located at 955 U.S. Highway 202/206. For tickets and information about Colonial Christmas, phone the Bedminster Township Office at: (908) 212-7000 ext. 611 or visit www.colonialchristmas.org or www.jvanderveerhouse.com.
|Where||River Road Park River Rd E & Us Highway 202 206, Bedminster, NJ 07921|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||10:00 am–4:00 pm|
|Who to bring||Families|
|Phone||908-212-7000 ext. 611|
|Price||$10 (children 12 and under free)|
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