Candlelight Tours at the Wallace House

Now that the clocks have been turned back, ’tis the season for
nighttime tours at the Wallace House.  Candle light tours run from now through March, 2015.

 Jim Kurzenberger will schedule these tours for private groups of 10 or more on Wednesday through Saturday.  All programs are $10 per person and require advance reservations.

Please contact Jim directly at 725-1015 to schedule your tour group and for additional information.

Upcoming Holiday Events 2011

A Weekend of Special Evening Events:
Fri., Sat.,and Sun. ~ Dec. 16 -18
Music for the Holidays:
Two 18th Century Candlelight Concerts at The Old Dutch Parsonage ~ Dec. 16 & 18.


Linda Russell ~ Friday, Dec. 16 ~ 7:30 p.m. ~


Ms. Russell, well-known for her historic musical interpretation, sings seasonal Songs and Ballads of the Colonial era
and plays period instruments including Hammered Dulcimer, Guitar and Tin whistle.
Seating begins at 7 pm.


Robert Mouland ~ Sunday, Dec. 18 ~ 7:30 p.m. ~


Mr. Mouland plays more than six instruments of the period including English Guitar, Violin, Wire Harp,
Shuttle Pipes, Flageolet and Flute. The Concert includes Popular and Celtic Tunes of the 18th century in the Spirit of Christmas.
Seating begins at 7 pm.
Eight Nights Before Christmas” ~ Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011
Colonial Christmas Tours at The Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage Historic Sites ~ Tours on the Hour from 5 – 8 pm During candlelight tours of The Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage. guides in period clothing explain how Christmas was celebrated in the American colonies. Enjoy the holiday atmosphere of these Colonial-era homes, decorated authentically in the 18th century manner to celebrate the season. Invite friends, family and others to enjoy this unique holiday event! Tours available at 5 pm, 6 pm, 7 pm and 8 pm. Refreshments will be served.


All Events: $10 per person. Advance Reservations Required.
Contact Jim Kurzenberger:
Phone: 908-725-1015 Email:
Site Address &Parking: 71 Somerset Street, Somerville, NJ 08876
(Lot across from Circle Floors. There is a short walk to the houses.)