Courthouse by Candlelight at the Washington County Historic Courthouse
October 6 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM CDT
One event on October 20, 2022 at 7:00 PM
Are you afraid of the dark? Join the Washington County Historic Courthouse for a unique experience as we walk the halls of the Historic Courthouse at night by candlelight. Explore the areas typically closed to the public, including the basement, sheriff’s residence and the old 1900’s county jail. Learn the history behind this historic site and listen to some fun, slightly spooky stories along the way.
Will the sounds of footsteps be ours or the spirits of a past county sheriff? Are the creaks and groans from the ghosts of inmates long gone or the settling of a 150 year-old building? You’ll have to join them to find out.
Please note: There will be dim lighting, low-hanging objects, stair-climbing, and uneven terrain. Due to the nature of the tour, it is not ADA accessible.
$10 per person.
Ages 10 and older. All minors must be accompanied by an adult.
Register online or call 651-275-7075. Reservations are nonrefundable within 14 days of the program date.
Tours are limited to 12 participants and one tour guide.
Thursday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 20 at 7:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Twin Cities Event Calendar by Twin Cities Kids Club
Are you looking for family-friendly, educational, holiday-themed, and fun events to take the kids to? Our Twin Cities Event Calendar is the perfect resource for finding activities and events your entire family will love. Create precious family memories together by attending unique events designed specifically for children.
In-person, online, indoor, and outdoor events are all included on the Twin Cities Event Calendar. You’re sure to find an activity that is ideal and engaging for your family. For more information, simply click the event, and you’ll be given all of the details, including date, time, location, and cost! There is also contact information for the host for the event in case you have any burning questions.
Use the handy search feature at the top of the event calendar to search by month and keyword if you’re looking for a specific event. For example: search “toddler” to find any events specifically designed for your tiny tots.
This event calendar is updated regularly and chock full of local events and discount days from our partners. Our Twin Cities Event Calendar is free to access—you don’t have to join the discount club (but we’d love it if you did!) Whether you’re a Minnesota Native or just here for the weekend, you’ll find useful information on local events that will spice up your routine.
You can find great activities to beat the heat during the summer, like ice cream socials or a float-in movie. You can find a whole host of indoor activities in the wintertime to keep your kids happy and learning, like ballet, gymnastics, or storytime at the local library.
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