Candlelight Tours at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

by Amanda
(New York City)

A Story Book Christmas at
A Story Book Christmas at

Experience the magic of the mansion by candlelight – decorated for the holidays. Christmas trees inspired by children’s holiday stories adorn rooms throughout the mansion. Tours by costumed docents highlight 19th century holiday traditions. Light refreshments served.

Both a New York City and a National Landmark, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is home to one of the most beautifully situated historic houses in the city. The museum welcomes thousands of visitors each year for guided and group tours, education programs for children, garden strolls and trail hikes, and a variety of special events.

Reservations requested.
Call 718 885 1461 or email [email protected] for reservations

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum The Bronx
895 Shore Road
Pelham Bay Park
New York 10464
tel: 718-885-1461

Holiday Candlelight First Friday! + Bronx Seaside Trolley Experience the magic of the mansion at night – by candlelight – fully decorated for the holidays. Each room in the mansion features a Christmas tree inspired by a vintage children’s Christmas storybook. Do a little shopping at our Holiday Shop and Homemade Goodies, and enjoy music by the wonderful Metropolitones, a seven sisters college acapella group. Light refreshments served. The free Bronx Seaside Trolley makes a continuous loop from Pelham Bay Park #6 subway station to Bartow-Pell to City Island. Registration requested. Cost $10 adults, $7 seniors and children 6–17; members free

NYC Insider Guide Note: Please call for other dates, as they were not submitted.