2014 Christmas Historic Home Tour


2014 Christmas Historic Home Tour
Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014
1 – 7 pm

Stroll down the street;
Listen to holiday music;
Ride a horse and buggy;
Visit a decorated home; and 
Imagine what it must have been like, 
At Christmastime, in years gone by.

The Wake Forest Historic Preservation Commission and the Wake Forest Woman's Club will present their biennial Christmas Historic Home Tour on Saturday, Dec. 6, from 1-7 p.m.

Offered only in even-numbered years, the Christmas Historic Home Tour is a self-guided tour featuring several Wake Forest homes and other properties decorated for the holidays and open for viewing. This year's event will also offer free bicycle rickshaw and horse drawn carriage rides, wonderful holiday music and more. 


Ticket Information

  • Advance Tickets - $16 (price includes tax) 
  • Day of Tour - $22 (price includes tax)
  • Well-mannered children under 12 - Free

Advance tickets are on sale now at the following area locations:

  • The Cotton Company, 306 S. White St.
  • For Old Times Sake Antiques, 223 S. White St.
  • NC General Stores, 150 S. White St.
  • Olde English Tea Room, 219 S. White St.
  • Village Pharmacy, 900 S. Franklin St., Ste 102
  • Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce, 305 S. White St.
  • Wake Forest Coffee Company, 156 S. White St.
  • Wake Forest Historical Museum, 414 N. Main St.
  • Wake Forest Town Hall, 301 S. Brooks St.

Day of Tour tickets can be purchased at the Wake Forest Historical Museum, 414 N. Main St.

Historic Home Tour Map
The map below is intended only to provide a general overview of homes and other properties on this year's Christmas Historic Home Tour. A more detailed map will be provided on the day of the tour. Guests can pick up the printed map on tour day at the Wake Forest Historical Museum, 414 N. Main St., or at any of the homes on the tour.


Homes & Properties on the Tour   
The 2014 Christmas Historic Home Tour will showscase the homes and properties shown below.



Downtown Holiday Open House 
While you're here, be sure to maximize your Wake Forest experience by visiting our downtown during the day-long Downtown Holiday Open House. Free and open to the public, this special event promises a hearty dose of holiday cheer featuring special offers and complimentary refreshments at participating shops and restaurants, performances by area school and dance groups, horse-drawn carriage rides and a variety of other fun-filled activities for children and adults. 


Christmas Historic Home Tour App
Complete information about this year's Christmas Historic Home Tour will be provided through the "Christmas Historic Home Tour" function on the Town of Wake Forest app. Download the app for instant access to details about tour, including ticket information, directions, entertainment, and more! IPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android users can download the app by searching for “Town of Wake Forest" on iTunes, in the iPhone app store, or in Google Play or by scanning the appropriate QR code provided at www.wakeforestnc.gov/app.aspx.

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