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December 12, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Blithewold Day Trip$75 – $90
Blithewold Mansion in Bristol, Rhode Island is opening up especially for the Florence Griswold Museum for Christmastime Tours & Tea. Revel in the twinkle of the season at Blithwold (Old English for beautiful wood) a 33-acre estate on Narragansett Bay. Each holiday season, the 45- room house is filled with elaborate holiday decorations, and the gardens become a glimmering winter wonderland! We will have docent-guided tours of the house. This year’s theme Touring the Americas: 50 Years of Van Wickle Family
Excursions, celebrates the family’s travels. Our visit includes a Blithewold Holiday Tea featuring tea, freshly baked scones with sweet cream, and a 3-tiered tray filled with sweet and savory treats. Simply luxurious!