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New Year's Eve at the Otis House
Experience the elegant life of one of Boston's leading families just after the Revolution. Visit the home of Harrison Gray and Sally Otis illuminated for a New Year's Eve celebration. Tour the first floor of this elegant mansion, built in 1796. From 6:00 - 9:00 p.m., enjoy live classical guitar by Chris Renna and refreshments for purchase after your tour.
More About Otis House
The Otis House was built in 1796 for Harrison Gray Otis, who would go on to become congressman from Massachusetts, mayor of Boston and one of the wealthiest Bostonians of the time. A U.S. National Historic Landmark, the house is now a museum, having been restored with careful attention to historical accuracy by the Historic New England organization. Museum visitors learn about the Otis family, life in Boston at the time and the history of the house from its beginning to today. Tours start every half hour and last approximately 45 minutes.