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Gingerbread House Extravaganza open now through December 23

JHS’s beloved Gingerbread House Extravaganza returns to Old St. Andrews for its 15th year. Open now through December 23rd, the Extravaganza showcases an incredible array of gingerbread and confection creations, from traditional houses to animals. fairy tale themes, and even local landmarks. Southern Living magazine has called the show one of the “South’s best holiday experiences.” […]

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Call for Gingerbread Volunteers!

It’s that time of year again – the 2017 Gingerbread House Extravaganza! The Extravaganza opens November 30 through December 23, Monday – Friday, 11am – 5pm and Saturday, 10am – 5pm. The Historical Society is gearing up for another amazing year of holiday tradition. Last year was the most successful Extravaganza, to date, and this […]

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Merrill Museum House Tours!

Experience Jacksonville at the turn of the 20th century! The James E. Merrill House, a fully furnished home, depicts life in  Jacksonville in 1903. The best kept example of 19th century Queen Anne – Eastlake Victorian home is furnished as the Merrill’s and other middle class Jacksonville families would have lived at that time. This house, […]

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