Be part of this special tour just for kids and explore the folk art exhibit at Gore Place. With a costumed guide, search for the unique, handcrafted toys, signs, paintings and other surprising objects in the beautiful 1806 mansion.

A sampler made in 1732 by Christopher Gore’s mother when she was just 14 years old, a weather vane that once stood atop the 1793 carriage house, the trade sign that hung outside the family shop; these are just a few of the rare objects children will learn about during Kids Explore Folk Art at Gore Place, a special tour of the mansion at Gore Place in Waltham.

For ages 10 to 12.  Reservation are required by February 17 as space is limited. To reserve, email:tamar.agulian@goreplace.org

Date: 2/18/2012

Time: 10:30 to 11:30am

Cost: $8

Website:  www.goreplace.org

Gore Place 52 Gore Street Waltham, MA