Manheim, PA 17545
Welcome one and all! Creating new memoraties from old traditions—The annual Holidays at Mount Hope is an interactive event that's fun for the whole family! Every year, the historic Mount Hope Mansion is transformed into a Holiday wonderland, complete with traditional Victorian ornaments, fresh Christmas trees, holiday treats, and more! Enjoy the decorated Victorian Mansion's holiday splendor, complemenatary samplings of hand-crafted wines, ciders and beers, and savory treats from the Anchor & Mermaid Tavern. Shop with unique merchants and visit with Father Christmas to celebrate the start of the long awaited holiday season!
Holiday Crafts: Create a Victorian Paper Cornucopia! Victorian Christmas Trees were decorated with these paper cornucopias filled with nuts, candies, and other treats; among other elaborate decorations.
Visit with Father Christmas: Children are invited to whisper their Holiday wishes to Father Christmas and receive a gift from his helpers. Father Christmas will also pose for professional holiday portraits.
Balloon Twister: Joffrey the Giant uses stilt walking as a stage for his theatrical comedy music and balloon twisting. Find him throughout the estate grounds for a unique holiday balloon creation!