Thornton W. Burgess Society

Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen


Sandwich Home Tour Stop

Annual Event

Sandwich Historic Home Tour Stop

Sunday, December 9th 

Noon - 4pm


Visit the Thornton Burgess Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen, home of Captain John & Anna Nye, c. 1780, all decked out for the vintage holiday!

Meet Nature’s Ambassador author, Christie Lowrance.

Tour the historic Ida Putnam Jam Kitchen. Opened in 1903, today the Jam Kitchen is a "living museum" where visitors have the opportunity to view the cooking process first-hand.


Jam tastings, Holiday nibbles and a Caramel Bar Beverage Station.


Artist Marcella Comerford will be on hand to create hand-cut silhouette portraits, which make wonderful gifts. Reservations are suggested, but walk-ins may be able to be accommodated. For reservations, see below

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