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October 2019

$35

Hermitage Ghost Tours

October 1 - November 9

After dark this fall, embark on a distinctly spooky voyage at Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage as you explore the mansion, grounds and cemetery by lantern light. Along the way, guides present stories of strange encounters such as the ghosts of the Battle of New Orleans and Jackson’s infamous meeting with Tennessee’s Bell Witch. Proudly presented by Queener Law.

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Dog Days at The Hermitage

October 26

Bring out your favorite canine and enjoy the trails and grounds of Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage! Our NEW monthly series will allow dogs and their humans to enjoy the acreage of The Hermitage every last Saturday of the month, from May through November.

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November 2019

Conversations with the Classics

November 7, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Join us this fall for an intimate series of evening programs featuring some of our most beloved authors! Featuring the work and lives of Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe and Washington Irving, step away from the screens and join us by the fireside for three special evenings in the 19th-century literary world.

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Conversations with the Classics

November 8, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Join us this fall for an intimate series of evening programs featuring some of our most beloved authors! Featuring the work and lives of Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe and Washington Irving, step away from the screens and join us by the fireside for three special evenings in the 19th-century literary world.

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$55

Holiday Greenery Workshops

November 23, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Deck your halls with greenery from The Hermitage! Join us for a day of DIY workshops as we get into the holiday spirit. Participants will go behind the scenes in our working greenhouse with our historic gardens team to create your masterpieces. The morning workshop participants will create 16” Magnolia Wreaths, while the afternoon workshop participants can choose between a 16” Evergreen Wreath or 4-6’ ft Evergreen Garland. 

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$55

Holiday Greenery Workshops

November 23, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Deck your halls with greenery from The Hermitage! Join us for a day of DIY workshops as we get into the holiday spirit. Participants will go behind the scenes in our working greenhouse with our historic gardens team to create your masterpieces. The morning workshop participants will create 16” Magnolia Wreaths, while the afternoon workshop participants can choose between a 16” Evergreen Wreath or 4-6’ ft Evergreen Garland. 

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$25

Victorian Holiday Cards Workshop

November 23, 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Make your own unforgettable Holiday Cards this season! Surprise your loved ones with a gorgeous 19th-century handmade card, complete with quill pen writing and a wax-sealed hand-cut envelope.

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Dog Days at The Hermitage

November 30

Bring out your favorite canine and enjoy the trails and grounds of Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage! Our NEW monthly series will allow dogs and their humans to enjoy the acreage of The Hermitage every last Saturday of the month, from May through November.

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$75

Holiday Cocktails: A Mixology Class

November 30, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Leave the Thanksgiving leftovers at home and get ready for the holiday party season with this special mixology workshop!

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December 2019

Free

Carols by Candlelight

December 7, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Join us for a free evening of community and carols by candlelight in the historic Hermitage Church! Guests will be invited to participate in singing classic songs and hymns of the season, intermingled with solo and group performances by the talented children of our local school music programs.

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