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!
Admission to the Holidays at Mount Hope Open House is completely FREE for all ages. There are no tickets or fees for admission.
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.
Mount Hope Carolers: Enjoy caroling and parlor games with the Holiday Open House Carolers beginning at 12PM, 1PM, 2PM and 3PM. Carolers will also stroll throughout the grounds during the day.