The Craik-Patton House will present "A Civil War Christmas" from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 1 at its annual holiday open house.
Jim Getty, a historian from Gettysburg, will portray Abraham Lincoln and provide insight on Christmas in the White House. He will discuss Lincoln's role in West Virginia's statehood at 1 and 2 p.m. Reservations are suggested for these presentations. No reservations are required for the open house.
The open house continues from noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 2 with home tours and holiday decor. Local florists will decorate each room in a Civil War theme.
The house was built in 1839 and is included on the National Register of Historic Places. It is located at 2809 Kanawha Blvd. E., Charleston.
For more information, call 304-925-5341.