Christmas during Colonial America

colonial christmas

As we prepare to decorate Belle Grove Plantation for our First Christmas and our Colonial Christmas Candlelight Tour, I was reminded of a blog I wrote last year about how Colonial America celebrated Christmas. It was one of our favorite blogs so I thought you mind like to see it again to remind you how simple life was during this time.

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Visit our new blog at and read about President James Madison of Montpelier visiting Belle Grove Plantation and giving a presentation to the daughters of the Revolution.

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