Candlelight Tours to Brighten the New Year

Candlelight on the piano at Rogers Mansion. Liana Mizzi photo.

Celebrate the end of the holidays with a self-guided tour of the Gilded Age Rogers Mansion by candlelight. On Saturday, January 4, from 4 to 6 p.m., Southampton History Museum presents “First Saturday” and guests will see the 20-room Rogers Mansion as it was in the 1920s filled with holiday decorations.

The exhibition “High Style in the Gilded Age: Southampton 1870-1930” will also be on display showing ball gowns worn by Southampton women along with their incredible stories from that era. Refreshments will be served. For more information go to or call 631-283-2494.

Rogers Mansion is at 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton. The tour is $5 (free for members and children).