A Christmas Evening in Old Salem

Experience Moravian Holiday Traditions


Christine Rucker

Old Salem Museums & Gardens is presenting a magical evening of historic Moravian Christmas traditions on Wednesday, Dec. 21 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Attendees will have self-guided access to the Miksch House, Single Brothers’ House, John Vogler House, and the Salem Tavern Museum lit by candlelight, along with the C. Winkler Bakery and the Shops in Old Salem. 

Visitors can take part in carol singing, candle trimming, and Tavern games. Guests can also enjoy traditional Christmas decorations, watch craftsmen at work, and sample Moravian hospitality with cookies and warm apple cider.

The Shops in Old Salem (Moravian Book & Gift, T. Bagge Merchant, and C. Winkler Bakery) will remain open until 9 p.m. for this event.

Tickets are $40 for adults, $20 for students and children ages 4 to 18 and can be purchased online at oldsalem.org/events/a-christmas-evening-in-old-salem/ or by calling 800-441-5305.

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