Duke Homestead State Historic Site, 2828 Duke Homestead Road, Durham, is hosting two Christmas events in 2019:
Photos with Santa at Duke Homestead will take place Saturday, November 30th, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Come have your Christmas photo made with Santa with the backdrop of Duke Homestead! He’ll be dressed out in his finest 19th century Santa outfit. Photos will be sent to you as a high-quality, print-ready digital file.
No reservation required. $10 per photo.
Christmas by Candlelight is a popular annual event at Duke Homestead State Historic Site.
It takes place Fridays, December 6th and 13th, 2019.
It will be going on from 6:45 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. each night. Tickets will be available in advance.They may also be available at the door, but they could sell out.
Tickets are $6 plus tax for adults and $3 for tax for kids.
Experience an 1870s North Carolina Christmas with Duke Homestead.
Kick off your holiday season with this annual favorite. You will enjoy storytelling, cookies and cider, live music, singing, dancing, and a whole lot of history as costumed interpreters lead you on a candlelit tour through our historic area. This is a unique opportunity to see the Duke family home brought to life as it might have been when the Dukes lived here.