‘Christmas through the Ages at the Ancient High House’
Saturday 3 December 2016 – 10am to 4pm
At The Ancient High House, Greengate Street, Stafford ST16 2JA.
Meet costumed characters and learn about Christmas in the Tudor, Stuart, Georgian and Victorian periods. Stir a Xmas pudding and sing carols around the piano. Visit Santa in his grotto and try mince pies and hot fruit punch. With children’s craft workshops and storytelling sessions and a chance to join in with the Tudor dancing.
Heritage Sites Manager for Stafford Borough Council Mark Hartwell said:
“This is one of our most popular events of the season and the perfect opportunity for families to experience traditions from Christmas past.”
The Ancient High House is the largest surviving Elizabethan timber-framed town house in England. For more information visit www.staffordbc.gov.uk/heritage
Admission to both museum and event is free