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Steele’s Country Christmas returns to T.C. Steele State Historic Site

NASHVILLE, Ind. (Nov. 1, 2019) – Holiday magic will return to T.C. Steele State Historic Site with their annual event, Steele’s Country Christmas, on Dec. 8.

WHAT: Celebrate the holidays with this special event, featuring cookies, mulled cider, crafts and holiday music during this annual celebration of St. Nicholas Day. Attendees can tour T.C. Steele’s home all decked out for the holidays, as well as see real artwork from Steele in his Large Studio. 

St. Nicholas and Belsnickel will be on site from 1 to 3 p.m. to take photos with visitors. Attendees are also invited to stop by the Little Studio for a “scherenschnitte” – or intricate paper cutting – demonstration by visiting artist Dale Cochran, and can check out a display of his hand-cut paper Christmas cards from 1 to 4 p.m.

WHEN: 1 to 4 p.m., Dec. 8

WHERE: T.C. Steele State Historic Site, 4220 T.C. Steele Road, Nashville, IN 47448; tickets can be purchased at the Singing Winds Visitor Center.

PRICE: $2/members; $10/non-member adults, $8 non-member seniors (ages 60+), $5 non-member children (ages 3-17)

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T.C. Steele State Historic Site is part of the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites. The Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites is located in White River State Park in the heart of downtown Indianapolis. It is Indiana’s museum for science, art and culture, offering a place where you can celebrate, investigate, remember, learn and take pride in Indiana’s story in the context of the broader world. Even the building is a showcase of the best Indiana has to offer in architecture, materials and sculpture. Easy and convenient parking is available in the attached underground garage. 

Posted by Renee Bruck at 6:00 AM