The Mordecai House, 1 Mimosa Street, Raleigh, is the oldest house in Raleigh on its original location. It was build in 1785. Other structures, including the cure barn, the Ellen Mordecai Garden, St. Mark’s Chapel, and more, were built in the 1800s.
Normally tickets for tours are $7 for adults, and $4 for seniors and youth, with children 6 and under admitted for free.
Mordecai Historic Park is opening its doors for its annual Holidays Open House.
The Mordecai Holidays Open House is free, and you don’t need reservations.
See how the home would have been decorated over the past 235 years and learn about different holiday traditions. Festive craft kits will be available to take home and a scavenger hunt and other activities will be located around the park!
The Holiday Open House is free and open to all ages.
Mordecai Holidays Open House takes place:
- Saturday, December 12th, 2020: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Sunday, December 13th, 2020: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.