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Holiday Tours of the Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson
December 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 29, 2018
One event on November 30, 2018 at 5:00 pm
One event on December 1, 2018 at 5:00 pm
The Holiday season is here, and Historic Augusta invites you to experience Christmas in 1918! Visit the Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson through the month of December, and enjoy the house decorated for the holidays with fresh evergreens and festive decorations. December tours will incorporate details about what Christmas was like in 1918, at the end of World War I.
General holiday tours of the Wilson House, at the regular admission price of $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, and $3 for students, are offered Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays throughout the month of December. Tours are guided and begin on the hour from 10-4 pm.
Dates: Dec 1, 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, and 29.
If purchasing tickets for a daily tour, please visit our gift shop in person at 415 Seventh Street, Augusta, Georgia.
Candlelight Tours: Experience Christmas in 1918 and enjoy festive refreshments and live music as you tour the Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson with the lights turned down low and the candles flickering. Guides will provide stories of holidays past in Augusta and discuss what Christmas was like at the end of World War I.
Candlelight Tour Dates:
Friday, November 30th
Saturday, December 1st
Times: 5 PM – 7 PM, with tours offered every 30 minutes.
Candlelight Tour Tickets:
Adults – $10
Students (K-12) – $5
Children under the age of 5 – FREE
To purchase your Candlelight Tour tickets in advance, click HERE.
Celebrate President Wilson’s Birthday with BOGO admission: The Wilson House will also be open for tours on Friday, December 28, 2018 in honor of the 28th President’s 162nd Birthday. Tours will be given on the hour between 10 AM and 4 PM. Admission on President Wilson’s birthday will be buy-one, get-one of equal or lesser value free. Prior to the guided tour of his Civil War era home, children will have the opportunity to color a birthday card for our 28th President, and see “A Boy Never Gets Over His Boyhood,” a video about Wilson’s life.
For more information about these tours or make group tour reservations, please call Historic Augusta, Inc. at 706-724-0436 or visit www.wilsonboyhoodhome.org.