december, 2021

sat18dec10:00 am2:00 pmMandarin Museum and Historical Society - Historical Buildings Open - December 18Mandarin Museum - Opening of Historical Buildings - December 1810:00 am - 2:00 pm Walter Jones Historical Park

Event Details

In December, the historic buildings
operated by Mandarin Museum & Historical Society will be open on the first
and third Saturdays.  Below is a schedule
of openings for December 18.


The 1875 Webb/Jones farmhouse, 1876
Barn, 1898 St. Joseph’s Mission Schoolhouse for African American Children, and
Losco Winery log cabin will be open from 10 am – 2 pm on December 18 in Walter
Jones Historical Park, 11964 Mandarin Rd. 32223. (weather permitting)


The Mandarin Museum, which is in the
park, is closed for construction and renovation, but Gift Shop items (2021
history ornament, books, Mandarin Frogs, Mandarin artists art prints) will be
available on the front porch when the park buildings are open as listed above.
We have a newly expanded collection of the “Mandarin Series” prints
by artist Brenda Councill, featuring many Mandarin landmarks.


The 1911 Mandarin Store and PO will
also be open December 18 from 10 am – 2pm at 12471 Mandarin Rd., just a mile
west of the park. This building is on the National Register of Historic Places.
You will feel that you have stepped into the 1930s when you enter this landmark
building which is full of real items from Miss Aggie’s store.



For more information about these
buildings and the park, see