Champagne Preview Party Thursday, December 4th -  5:30pm – 8:30pm

Join us for a preview of the Mansion’s gracious rooms and halls beautifully decorated for the holidays by community volunteers. Enjoy a light champagne reception, a Silent Auction, Holiday Gift Shop and a visit from Sinterklaas. $70 per person Pre-paid reservations required.
Dec. 4th 5:30pm-8:30pm

Open House - Saturday, December 6 - noon – 3:00 pm

Begin the Albany holiday season with a visit to Holiday House at Ten Broeck Mansion’s Open House. Stroll through the Mansion. Ask questions of Mansion volunteers. Shop in the Holiday Gift Shop. Let the children enjoy holiday crafts and a visit from Sinterklaas (12 to 2pm). $5 per adult • $1 for children under 12

Lecture, “Hanukkah.”  Thursday, December 11 -  1:00pm

Rabbi Cashman will discuss the history and traditions of Hanukkah. Admission is free, reservations not required.

Musicians of Ma’alwyck - Friday, December 12 – 7:00pm

“A Sprig of Mistletoe, A Garland of Ivy.” Enjoy refreshments while listening to this talented duo play a variety of Christmas tunes of different nationalities and early music. Stroll through the beautifully decorated house.

$25 per person. Reservations encouraged.


Holiday House Musical Events

Holiday Tea at Ten Broeck Mansion - Saturday, December 13th - 1:00pm – 4:30pm

Enjoy a festive Holiday Tea served in the formal dining room. Sit with friends in one of the lovely parlors and then stroll through the beautifully decorated rooms and hallways. Stop in the Holiday Gift Shop for early gift shopping. Seatings are from 1:00—2:30 pm and 3:00—4:30 pm.

$25 per person, $20 ACHA member price. Pre-paid reservations required.


Holiday House Events

Children’s Story Hour Saturday, December 20 – 10:30am - noon

Bring your children to hear Holiday stories read by Sinterklaas, play parlor games, crafts, decorate cookies and enjoy simple holiday refreshments. (Recommended ages 3 to 10). Free admission.

Holiday Madrigals, Coffee & Desserts - Saturday, December 20 - 1:30pm – 4:00pm

Enjoy afternoon coffee & desserts and holiday songs performed by the full ensemble of the Helderberg Madrigal Singers. Stroll through the beautifully decorated Mansion rooms and hallways.

$25 per person. Reservations suggested.


Holiday House Musical Events