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Candlelight Evening Event

December 12, 2019 at 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

In the spirit of White House Christmas traditions past and present, the Nixon Library is opening its doors after hours for one more special Candlelight Evening event on December 12th from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM.

Explore the special Christmas display featuring six expertly designed train layouts, enjoy the popular special exhibit Apollo: One Giant Leap for Mankind, take photos with Santa Claus in the Oval Office, listen to a story read by Mrs. Claus, decorate sugar cookies and create festive ornaments in the White House East Room and more!

Don’t miss the last Candlelight Evening of the season – Get Your Tickets Now!

Included with admission, guests will:

  • Explore the special Christmas display, TRAINS featuring SIX expertly-designed layouts including the all-new Rocket Railroad space-themed layout, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.
  • Enjoy the popular special exhibit Apollo 11: One Giant Leap for Mankind
  • Take photos with Santa Claus in President Nixon’s Oval Office! (digital photo included!)
  • Play in a wintery wonderland of SNOW!
  • Delight in live music featuring Christmas classics in the magnificent White House East Room
  • Take photographs with the beautiful Pat Nixon White House Gingerbread House!! Sponsored by Rockwell’s Bakery.
  • Write letters and sign holiday cards for military members serving overseas
  • Create festive Christmas ornaments to hang on your Christmas tree
  • Decorate sugar cookies and enjoy the hot cocoa bar

PLUS: Discover the history of America’s 37th President in the Nixon Library’s award-winning presidential museum galleries!

See highlights from previous Candlelight Evenings: https://youtu.be/jOHOhr1gBQM


Adult Admission: $29
Child Admission (5-11): $16
Child Admission (under 5): Free

Member Adult Admission: $20
Member Child Admission: $10



December 12, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM


Richard Nixon Library & Museum
18001 Yorba Linda Blvd.
Yorba Linda, CA 92886 United States
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