Her­itage so­ci­ety hosts Christ­mas homes tour

Austin American-Statesman - - COMMUNITY NEWS - — Haleigh Svo­boda, amer­i­can-states­man Staff — Haleigh Svo­boda, amer­i­can-states­man Staff

The Tay­lor Con­ser­va­tion and Her­itage So­ci­ety is invit­ing the pub­lic to take its Christ­mas homes tour on Satur­day and Sun­day.

The tour will fea­ture five homes, in­clud­ing an 1890s late Vic­to­rian and a 1905 clas­sic re­vival. Some of the homes will have ex­trav­a­gant Christ­mas dis­plays while oth­ers will fea­ture an­tiques and fam­ily heir­looms, a news re­lease said. His­tor­i­cal in­for­ma­tion on each home will be pro­vided to those tak­ing the tour.

Ad­vanced tick­ets are avail­able for $10 for adults and $5 for chil­dren un­der 12 at the Tay­lor Cham­ber of Com­merce, 1519 N Main St. Tick­ets will cost $15 for adults and $12 for chil­dren on the day of the tour at tour head­quar­ters at 200 N. Main St.

The tour will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Satur­day and noon to 5 p.m. Sun­day. For more in­for­ma­tion go to www.tay­lorher­itage­so­ci­ety. org.

Make a Christ­mas or­na­ment that rep­re­sents one of the di­verse cul­ture groups of Wil­liamson County on Satur­day at Hands-On His­tory at the Wil­liamson Mu­seum.

The pro­gram, which features in­ter­ac­tive his­tory lessons and ac­tiv­i­ties, is free for chil­dren and takes place from 10 to 2 p.m. on the sec­ond Satur­day of each month, ac­cord­ing to a mu­seum an­nounce­ment.

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