Merrick House To Host Annual Holiday Open House
Saturday, December 10, 2pm
The Merrick House
907 Coral Way
The historic Coral Gables Merrick House, home of city founder George Merrick, will open its doors to the community to celebrate the holidays.
A Holiday Open House is scheduled to take place on Saturday, December 10 beginning at 2 p.m. featuring jazz guitarist Zach Larmer, Santaâ€™s arrival at 3:15 p.m., and caroling from 3:30-4:30 p.m. by the Royal Palm Singers. There will be ongoing face painting, refreshments, visits with Santa and self-guided tours of the home. The event, organized by the Coral Gables Merrick House Governing Board, is free and open to the public.
Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the Coral Gables Merrick House exists today much as it did in the 1920s and is filled with the Merrick familyâ€™s artwork, photographs, furniture, and personal treasures.