A Century of Christmas


A Century of Christmas

Available November and December Only.


  • Tour the lavishly decorated mansion and discover how holiday decorations evolved over the century from 1850-1950.  Learn about Victorian holiday traditions and find out more about how the families who lived in the house at Belle Meade celebrated Christmas.  Discover the changes brought to the house by 20th century wars and emerging technology, from toys and games to the development of new electric Christmas tree lights.  Make an ornament to take home to remember your visit.


  • Student – $10
  • Parent/Chaperone – $15
  • Teacher -FREE

Wheelchair Access

  • The grounds are wheelchair accessible.
  • The first floor of the mansion tour is also wheelchair accessible with ramp access into the house.
  • No wheelchairs available onsite for rent