FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 27, 2019

Contact: Communications Office
573-751-1010
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Christmas Candlelight Tours at Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site Dec. 13-14

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Christmas Candlelight Tours at Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site Dec. 13-14

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, NOV. 27, 2019 – The public is invited to enjoy an 1860s Victorian Christmas during candlelight tours of the Hunter-Dawson home. The house, aglow with the warmth of oil lamps and candles, will be decorated with fresh greenery, Christmas trees and 1860s style ornaments. Site staff will be wearing Victorian era fashions, and refreshments will be served. Daytime tours will be given Dec. 13 and 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with candlelight tours from 6 to 8:30 p.m. each evening. This event is free and open to the public.

Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site is located 312 Dawson Road, New Madrid. For more information about the event, call the Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site at 573-748-5340.

For more information about Missouri state parks and historic sites, visit the web at mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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