Each year, Living History Farms invites guests to dinner at one of the museum’s historic homes. Much more than a meal, you’ll step back in time to get a glimpse of life in the past and a taste of history!
Age recommendations are based on the length of time guests are expected to remain seated at a table. Any child who will not be held in a lap will require a ticket.
Remaining available seating at 2021-22 Historic Dinners is limited to 1 or 2 guests. For parties larger than 2 people, please watch for dinners to resume in fall 2022. (Note: A red box on the ticket calendar means that date is sold out. Dinners with available spots will show as green on the ticket calendar.)
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Greet the fall with a Sunday afternoon meal at the Flynn Mansion. Your host will share stories about the Flynn family farm and what a typical fall harvest would have looked like for farming families in the late 19th century. Recommended for ages 6 and up.
October 24 and 31, 2021
In the 1880s, “13” clubs became a popular theme supper party; 13 people met for dinner on the 13th day of the month to eat 13 dishes and poke fun at every superstition possible. Meet at the Flynn Mansion, for a fall feast and a superstition-filled evening! Recommended for ages 12 and up.
November 2021 – April 2022
The 1900 Farm staff welcomes guests with a horse-drawn wagon ride to the farm house, where they cozy up to the wood-burning stove and enjoy a hearty meal. Recommended for ages 6 and up.
December 2021 and April 2022
Ladies and gentlemen of all ages are welcome to the Flynn Mansion for a Victorian tea service. Enjoy tea sandwiches, scones, and cakes and sweets, along with steaming cups of tea. Recommended for ages 5 and up.
Experience the high style a la Russe dining of the late 19th century in the elegant Flynn Mansion! Serving staff will present multiple courses of food, one by one, and offer tips for navigating the many forks and spoons laid out at each place setting. Recommended for ages 12 and up.
Living History Farms does not accept gratuities for our programs.