The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate

20 South Eastern Avenue, Joliet, IL  60433

Phone: (815) 722-2465   FAX: (815) 722-3455

The Mansion's Messenger

May 2011
In This Issue
Mystery in the Mansion
Haunted Joliet
Canterbury Carolers
White Christmas Lunch Matinee
Chicago Rat Pack
Our spring lunch matinee season just came to a close with the "Chicago Rat Pack" and a sold out show for "Bob Hope and Friends."  For more pictures, find us on Facebook. 
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Fall into a fantastic tour in Joliet!

Who wants to even think about fall when we are finally enjoying some summer weather?  The Jacob Henry Mansion has many great ideas for tours this upcoming fall and winter season.  Check out the suggestions below.  Have questions or need more information?  Do not hestiate to contact us!  We love to hear the phone ring or our email ding.
Happy Planning,
Kelly Baltas
Group Sales Director at the Jacob Henry Mansion
Mystery Siloutte

Costumes are encouraged! 

"Mystery in the Mansion" Lunch Matinee

Tuesday, October 18 & Wednesday, October 19

We will meet you at the "Town Meeting" at the Jacob Henry Mansion for a fun filled, light hearted, personalized mystery where the guests unknowlingly become entagled in an intriguing web of drama and suspense as they become the victims, suspects or...the KILLER!  The theme revolves around the 1920's era and dress from that period is encouraged!
Haunted Joliet

Happy Halloween!


Haunted Joliet Tour

October 2011

This day trip itinerary includes "Ghosts of the Ammunition Plant" tour at the former Joliet Arsenal, a psychic lunch at the Jacob Henry Mansion and "Buried Treasures of Oakwood Cemetery" tour.  Oakwood Cemetery is the final resting spot of many people who formed the history of Joliet, Will County, Illinois and world history.  A naturalist from Pilcher Park will lead you on a walking tour of the cemetery. 
christmas exterior

Holiday Decor

Victorian Holiday

Mid-November through January

 Come enjoy lunch or dinner and celebrate our annual holiday celebration at the Jacob Henry Mansion!  The holly, evergreen and mistletoe are abundant in true Victorian custom and each room is decorated in its own special theme. 


As a special treat, join us on Wednesday, November 16 or Thursday, November 17 for the Canterbury Carolers.  This Victorian caroling ensemble perform glourious arrangements of traditional carols - all written before 1870.  Attired in authentic costume, the group's perfectly blended a cappella harmonies will transform any gathering into a celebration guests will talk about for Christmases to come.

White Christmas

On stage at the Mansion Estate

"White Christmas"

Lunch Matinee

Tuesday, December 6 & Wednesday, December 7, 2011


Join us for our annual holiday celebration inspired by the classic film White Christmas.  This spectacular holiday concert will take you on a musical journey from a World War II performance for the troops to the glamour of a Florida nightclub and finally the charm and simple beauty of a New England town.  
Our doors are always open!
We look forward to seeing you.  It is always fun to greet familiar faces, and exciting to meet new friends.  Come visit soon! 

Contact Info

Kelly Baltas, Group Sales Director

The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate

815-722-2465 Phone


Free Dessert Upgrade

Simply print and return this coupon with your reservations for a free dessert upgrade for your entire group! 
Offer Expires: December 2011