The 7th Annual Watertown House Tour will take place on Saturday September 29th from 11am to 3pm, rain or shine. Five fabulous homes will be featured in this year’s tour including Campsie at 28 The Green, The Brewster House at 34 Woodbury Road, The Platt Farm at 189 Platt Road, The Klimpke House at 401 Main Street, and Balla Machree at 313 Nova Scotia Hill Road. The Watertown Historical Society Museum and the Nova Scotia Schoolhouse at 22 DeForest Street will also be open for viewing.
The Watertown House Tour is a benefit for the Watertown Historical Society Museum. The Watertown Historical Society is a private, nonprofit, all volunteer organization dedicated to collecting, preserving, and sharing Watertown and Oakville’s history through the Museum.
Advance tickets are $25 per person, and will be $30 the day of the tour. Tickets for this self-guided house tour are non-refundable & can be purchased by mailing a check or money order to:
Watertown House Tour
c/o 107 Vaill Road
Watertown, CT 06795
Checks should be made payable to the “Watertown Historical Society”. Tickets can also be purchased online with a credit card at: www.watertownhistoricalsociety.org
Tickets and maps will be mailed to those that make advance purchases. Advance orders must be received no later than Friday September 21st. Requests for tickets after this date will be held for pick-up on the day of the tour at the Museum.
Tickets are available at the following retail locations: LaBonne’s Market in Watertown, Chubba’s in Watertown, the Health Complex, The Watertown and Oakville Libraries, Hosking’s Nursery, Depot Square Farm Shoppe, and Jimmy’s of Watertown. On the day of the tour tickets will be available at all of the businesses, all of the houses and at the Museum, which will be tour headquarters. Call the Museum at 860-274-1050 or view www.watertownhistoricalsociety.org for more information.
This year’s house tour is sponsored by: BTS Graphics and Printing, Woodward Fund, Connecticut Community Foundation, Brothers’ Tree Service and Thomaston Savings Bank.