Pamplin's Tea & Tidings
DINWIDDIE— Pamplin Historical Park & The National Museum of the Civil War Soldier is celebrating the holidays with a Tea & Tidings event on Dec. 8 at 2–3:30 p.m.
A gourmet holiday tea and tasty treats await adult guests as they enjoy period music while being taught 19th century etiquette by ladies and gentlemen in period dress. Participants will also learn about the customs and stories of the season during the Civil War era while singing Christmas carols.
Participants will also experience portrayals of a Civil War Christmas from Louisa May Alcott’s famous work "Little Women". The history and customs of the season during the Civil War era will be shared to include traditional Christmas carols and stories accompanied by festive music.
Visitors are asked to bring a new unwrapped gift prior to this event for distribution through the Toys for Tots program. Toys for Tots gifts will be collected by the United States Marine Corps Reserve and distributed to less fortunate children during the Christmas holiday.
This program requires reservations by December 5th and pricing is $24 for adults. Reservations can be made by calling (804) 861-2408 or visiting the Park admission office.