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Holidays at the Museum


We’re so excited to welcome you to the museum this holiday season. Although some of our traditions may be a little different in 2020, the Eastman Museum is still bringing you many opportunities to celebrate. We invite you to join us in person and online throughout November and December.

Holiday Displays and Auctions

Gingerbread House

Sweet Creations

This annual display features dozens of cleverly designed and deliciously decorated gingerbread creations.


Wreath Display

See dozens of uniquely decorated wreaths on view in the Potter Peristyle.

Tabletop Trees

Tabletop Tree Display

Trees decorated by local businesses are on display throughout the historic mansion.

Holiday Fun at Home

Decorated mansion

360 Holiday Tour

View the historic mansion decorated for the season—online with our holiday virtual tour.



Gingerbread Recipes

Make your own gingerbread houses using our recipes, including making your own dough from scratch and ideas for more simple edible and festive creations.



Eastman Holiday Music

Enjoy holiday classics played by Joe Blackburn on George Eastman's Aeolian Pipe Organ. or purchase a CD from Amazon.