Deutschheim State Historic Site

101 West Second Street


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December 3, 2022 to December 11, 2022
every Saturday, Sunday

10:00 am - 4:00 am


Celebrate a traditional 19th century German Christmas in historic Hermann from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. during the first two weekends in December at Deutschheim State Historic Site. This free open house will be held at the 1840 Pommer House, which will be decorated with Christmas trees adorned with authentic German ornaments. Sample traditional German Christmas Springerle cookies and learn how the Christmas customs of the German immigrants became American traditions still celebrated today.

Depending on the weather, we may have a cart with a small outdoor Weihnachtsmarkt , a Christmas Market, in front of our visitor center. Items for sale will include Springerle cookie molds and rolling pins, recipe books, imported German pop-up cards, children’s books, and ornaments for your seasonal gift giving.

For advisories due to capacity or winter weather, visit our Park and Site Status Map.

The Deutschheim State Historic Site visitor center is located at 101 W. Second St. in Hermann. For more information about the event, call the historic site at 573-486-2200.

Spend the night in Hermann!