FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 04, 2019

Contact: Communications Office
573-751-1010
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Holiday Open House at Battle of Lexington’s Anderson House Dec. 7-8

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, DEC. 4, 2019 – Join Missouri State Parks Dec. 7 and 8, at the Battle of Lexington State Historic Site's Anderson House for its annual holiday open house and Victorian ornament making.

On Dec. 7, from 5 to 8 p.m., visitors are invited to enjoy holiday music played by the Warrensburg Recorders and explore the candlelit Anderson House decorated for the holidays. Visit with staff dressed in period clothing and imagine what the holidays were like in an 1850s and 1860s home.  

On Dec. 8, from noon to 4 p.m., the festively decorated Anderson House will be open for visitors explore and admire the holiday décor while visiting with staff dressed in period clothing.

Refreshments and Victorian ornament making will be available in the visitor center both days. This event is free and open to the public.

The Battle of Lexington State Historic Site is located at 1101 Delaware St. in Lexington. For more information about the program, contact the site at 660-259-4654.

For more information on Missouri State Parks and Historic Sites, visit the web at https://mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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