Home Tours
Cookie Stroll
1st Night

Experience Sandwich's long history of community spirit, neighborhood charm and gracious homes. Celebrate the Holiday Season with us.


  • Tour historic B&Bs, Inns and private homes.
  • Meet and chat with artists and authors.
  • Enjoy live Christmas music.
  • View artifacts discovered at a local archaeological dig site.
  • Travel on the Holly Trolley with narrator on board.

Gardens Aglow at Heritage Museums & Gardens
67 Grove Street, begins at 4:30.

Enjoy the grounds of Heritage in a whole new light.
Present your Home Tour wristband and receive $3 discount off each adult ticket.

Home Tour Tickets Online


Tickets are $25 and may be pre-purchased prior to the event at:

  • Cape Cod 5 – 85 Route 6A, Sandwich
  • Call the Sandwich Chamber of Commerce at 508.833.9755

Tickets the day of the event are to be picked up or purchased at:

Fessenden House at the Dan'l Webster
151 Main Street, Sandwich, MA

Hand-blown glass commemorative ornaments featuring the 2015 ‘Whale Tail’ ornament will be on sale at this location.

While strolling through the Village, enjoy Christmas carols being sung by the Cape Cod Chorale’s ‘Mostly Dickens Carolers’ Quartet from 12:00pm - 2:00pm.

After the Home Tour you can enjoy ‘Gardens Aglow’ at Heritage Museums & Gardens, 67 Grove Street, beginning at 4:30 p.m. Present your Home Tour wristband and receive $3 discount off each adult ticket.


This event is sponsored by Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank.

Trolley is sponsored by Kinlin Grover Real Estate.

Home Tour Flyer



  • The Nancy Fessenden House 151 Main Street
    The 2015 commemorative glass ornament is available for purchase. Book signing by local author, Dean Coe a/k/a Santa.

  • The Isaiah Jones Homestead 165 Main Street
    Victorian Bed and Breakfast. Wreath making demonstration by horticulturist, Les Lutz. Christmas music by the McGillicuddy family.

  • The Samuel Fessenden House 187 Main Street
    House from glass factory period. Today it is filled with owner’s folk art collection. Book signing by local author, Jim Coogan.

  • The Jelly House 217 Old Main Street
    Greek Revival C.1937. Kitchen display from Williams Sonoma Home Consultant.

  • H.H. Heald House 15 Water Street
    Contemporary Meets Antique! Porch and gazebo decorations by Hyarinis Country Gardens. Local Artist, Kathryn Kleekamp will guide you as you create your’ own original Christmas card in watercolor. Decorating tips by Pottery Barn Home Design Studio Consultant.

  • The Jonathan Symonds House 22 Grove Street
    Two half Capes joined together’ and restored to museum quality finish. Learn how our ancestors actually celebrated the Holiday. View 17" Century artifacts discovered at a Sandwich archaeological dig site. Holiday decorations by Crow Farm

  • The Summerhouse @ 3 River Street
    Renovated 19"' Century barn. Meet the builder/craftsman who helped the owner’s vision become a reality. Holiday music by Joe McMurrian and art by Sigrid Boyer. Decorations by Scenic Roots.




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