Historic Ramsey House(865) 546-0745

Jul
8
Sat
Mother Daughter Tea and Fashion Show @ Historic Ramsey House
Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Ramsey House Tea Party InvitationEnjoy an afternoon tea in our newly renovated Event Center!

Bring your mothers, daughters, sisters and friends to this fun event that will feature an afternoon tea, complete with tea sandwiches, desserts, other light refreshments, and, of course, tea! The Revolutionary War and post War fashions will be presented by area Daughters of the Revolution members and the East Tennesseans for Living History group, and the back story of each garment will be told. Games and crafts will be available for children. A complementary favor bag and tour of the Ramsey House is also included in your admission. This is a great way to see the fashions of our founding Mothers and Daughters and enjoy the genteel inspiration of a Tea, all while supporting the ongoing preservation efforts of the Historic Ramsey House.

Saturday the 8 of July from 2:00 – 4:00 pm 

Reservations are $20 per person and available by calling 865-546-0745.

Complementary Ramsey House tour ticket does not have to be redeemed the day of event.

Aug
11
Fri
Visitor Center Celebration and Annual Membership Meeting
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

15844304_1285046704888697_2219670679354663988_oCelebration and Grand Reopening of the newly remodeled Visitor’s Center at Historic Ramsey House. Join us for our Annual Membership Meeting and learn all about the exciting new happenings at Historic Ramsey House! Meeting at 6:00pm followed by reception. More information to come!

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Sep
2
Sat
Ancient Sounds Festival
Sep 2 @ 1:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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A great production of historic music from East Tennessee. It will get your toes tappin’ and your hands clappin’ with a full day of great music by some of your favorite groups along with great local food and beverage vendors with a beautiful historic setting on the grounds of the Ramsey House. Period demonstrators will bring their trade to share with guests. Bring a comfy lawn chair or blanket and sit in the shade of the big trees and enjoy the sounds of our East Tennessee musical history.

Admission is $15 (children 12 & under are free)

Tours of the Historic Ramsey House are $5

Oct
6
Fri
220th Anniversary Celebration
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Save the date for the 220th Anniversary of Historic Ramsey House!

More details coming soon!

Dec
1
Fri
Christmas Dinner at Ramsey House
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm


1203161826 Francis and Peggy Ramsey invite you to tour their beautifully decorated (1797) home by candlelight and be seated at their dining room table for a warm and relaxing evening complete with complimentary wine. This is a very special annual event where we invite guests to enjoy a specially prepared dinner as would have been enjoyed during the holidays in 1800. Each of the two rooms accommodates up to 10 people. This is a great way of celebrating with family, friends, co-workers or as an individual that wants to enjoy the ambiance of a holiday dinner in a historic home. This is a very unique opportunity for those that would like a look back in time to holidays past. Event starts at 6pm. Cost of this benefit is $125 per person. Reservations can be made by calling 865-546-0745

Dec
2
Sat
Christmas Dinner at Ramsey House
Dec 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Christmas Dinner at Ramsey HouseFrancis and Peggy Ramsey invite you to tour their beautifully decorated (1797) home by candlelight and be seated at their dining room table for a warm and relaxing evening complete with complimentary wine. This is a very special annual event where we invite guests to enjoy a specially prepared dinner as would have been enjoyed during the holidays in 1800. Each of the two rooms accommodates up to 10 people. This is a great way of celebrating with family, friends, co-workers or as an individual that wants to enjoy the ambiance of a holiday dinner in a historic home. This is a very unique opportunity for those that would like a look back in time to holidays past. Event starts at 6pm. Cost of this benefit is $125 per person. Reservations can be made by calling 865-546-0745

Dec
9
Sat
Wreath Workshop
Dec 9 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

another wreathJoin this wonderful annual workshop this year. This is one that many people make a traditional part of their holiday season. Make it a family affair, a friend’s day, or just come and enjoy the benefits of a gorgeous natural greens wreath on your own.  Our very special head wreath elf, Julia, and her wreath elves provide all the fixings as well as holiday treats. You need to bring a small pair of had held garden shears and garden gloves. Social hour begins at 12:30 with the class starting at 1pm. The class is $35 per person and reservations are required.  865-546-0745

 

Dec
10
Sun
Christmas Candlelight Tour
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Candlelight Tour at Ramsey HouseOnce a year we decorate our home with natural greens, colorful fresh fruits and nuts in the manner that it would have been decorated in 1797 by the Ramsey family. We fill the home with candles and open our doors to the public for a tour. The Visitor’s Center will offer holiday treat, the sweet sounds of children’s chorus’ and Santa Clause ready to hear the wishes of the children that have been good all year. This is a free event and the public is invited. Donations are always appreciated. 6pm-8pm