But Join Us Afterwards
Now on
Sunday,December 10 from 2 - 5pm

Holiday Open House & A Cappella Concert
with Columbia University's Metrotones
and Yale Spizzwinks (?)

FREE for JHC Members,
and Columbia & Yale alumni
$10 for Non- Members, Children 12 & under free

Hot Chocolate, Savory Cookies, Candlelit Mansion Tours & Children's Activities including Caricaturists and Facepainting

And if there's enough snow, feel free to bring snowshoes or build a snowman in the meadow! We'll supply the carrots!

Pictured here - our all time favorite portrait of John Jay by renowned New Yorker illustrator Barry Blitt

Each year in honor of John Jay's birthday (December 12, 1745) and in celebration of the season we invite JHC members and their families to join us for music and holiday cheer!

We also welcome new members and the community. Come discover the landmark home of an American peacemaker that so many people have lovingly preserved for the public!
The Columbia Metrotones are Columbia University’s premier all-female a cappella group. They were founded in 1983, when Columbia became a coeducational institution.

The Yale Spizzwinks (?) are the oldest all-male underclassmen a cappella group in the United States founded in 1913. They have performed at JHC garnering new fans for over 7 years!

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Jay Heritage Center at the Jay Estate
A National Historic Landmark
210 Boston Post Road, Rye, NY 10580