Mathews Park, 295 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-838-9799.
The Mansion's Holiday Exhibit November 28, 2014, Wed. –Sun. 12-4 p.m. $10 for adults, $8 for Seniors, $6, 8-18. This exhibit will trace the development of the holiday traditions during the Victorian era in America. Visitors will see its evolution from 1850 to the 1900s, from small tabletop tree with edibles and handmade ornaments, to lavishly embellished trees that stood on the floor and almost reached the ceiling. The Museum will also explore the Mansion during the 1930s, and the decorations and gift-giving traditions during Florence Mathews' era.