FAYETTEVILLE — Celebrate the Christmas season with Victorian flare at the annual Holiday Jubilee at the 1897 Poe House on Sunday, Dec. 6 from 1 to 5 p.m. The Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex invites you to attend this free event featuring a concert by Fayetteville’s own Coventry Carolers. The Coventry Carolers will perform on the front porch of the Poe House at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.
The house will be elaborately decorated for a Victorian Christmas providing a beautiful backdrop for this festive event and will be open between the caroling performances. The Poe House kitchen will be alive with the smells of Christmas goodies cooking on our 1902 Glenwood stove. Kids can make a whirligig toy to take home. Santa Claus will also be in attendance and available for pictures throughout the event. Santa photos are free!
The 1897 Poe House will be decorated for Christmas from Nov. 24 through Jan. 10. It is open for tours Tuesday-Friday during the week at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.; Saturdays on the hour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays on the hour from 1 to 4 p.m. Tours of the house are free.
For more information visit our website at www.museumofthecapefear.ncdcr.gov, or call 910-486-1330.