Historic Holidays at Clarke House Museum
1827 S. Indiana Ave.
Cost: Free with admission
Hours: Nov. 27, 2013-Jan. 5, 2014
Experience a traditional mid-nineteenth century Christmas at Clarke House Museum this holiday season. Discover the simple joys of homemade decorations, including pine boughs and a tabletop Christmas tree, which adorned the 1850s Chicago home. Learn about gifts exchanged by families like the Clarkes and pick up a period recipe to try.