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Tour of Homes March 2019

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm EDT

$25

Monticello Home & Heritage Tour

Wirick-Simmons House, Monticello, FL

Get a glimpse into the lives of the old South as you tour the stately homes, restored public buildings and glorious gardens of Monticello, Florida. This season’s tour features 11 homes and properties for anyone who wants to wander into another era.

Provided by The Jefferson County Historical Association and sponsored by The Jefferson County Tourist Development Council, the Monticello Tour of Homes is one of our most treasured events.

The tour is diverse with something for everyone. Over 13 homes and properties will be on display, and our downtown merchants will be holding a special, One-Day-Only Sale.

Information & Tickets:

Chamber of Commerce
420 West Washington Street
850-997-5552

Avera-Clarke Bed & Breakfast
580 West Washington Street
850-997-5552

Wirick-Simmons House (Historical Association Museum)
115 Pearl Street
(corner of Jefferson St. and Pearl, accross from the post office)
Come in any Saturday from 10am – noon

Adults: $25 each
Groups of 5 or more: $20 each
Children 12 or under: $15 each

DAY OF TOUR

On the day of the tour, the Wirick-Simmons house will be open at 8:30am.

You will be given a booklet for the self-guided tour when you purchase.

Heritage Homes

  • Wirick-Simmons House (Jefferson County Historical Association
    Headquarters/Museum)
  • Keen-True House (Virginia True)
    1335 East Pearl St.
  • Bird-Crew House (Nancy & Bob Crew)
    1100 East Pearl St.
  • Budd-Carswell House & Cottage under renovation (Jack & Barbara Carswell)
    555 East Washington ST.
  • Shuman-Kirsh House (Sara & Fritz Kirsh)
    310 East Dogwood St.
  • Lindsay-Smith House (Susan & Jim Smith)
    685 North Jefferson St.
  • McDonald-Guy House (Suzi Guy & Tom Isphording)
    480 West Washington St.
  • Pasco-Merritt House (Terry & Doug Merritt)
    710 West Washington St.

Historic Bed & Breakfast Inns

  • Avera-Clarke House (Gretchen & Troy Avera)
    580 West Washington St.
  • Daffodale House (Kathy & Scottie Ebberbach)
    620 West Washington St.
  • The John Denham House (Pat Inmon)
    555 West Palmer Mill Road
  • The Cottage (Martha & John Michel Cravanzola)
    295 West Palmer Mill Road

Public Buildings of Interest

  • Jefferson Arts Center
    575 West Washington St.
    Exhibit: Crosby, Hobbs, & Reily;
    Canvas, Clay, & Paper Creative artistic visions from Valdosta
  • Monticello Opera House
    Open 2-4:30pm
    SW corner of Washington St. and Courthouse Circle
    Upstairs main stage theater and main floor ballroom setup for the mystery dinner play, “Clue”

Local Restaurants

Arby’s

Everyday 10 am – 11 pm
5200 S Jefferson St., Lamont
850-997-5594

Brick House Eatery

Mon – Sat7 am – 2 pm
Friday5:30 pm – 9 pm
Sunday11 am – 2 pm
190 N Jefferson St, Monticello
850-997-2100

Burger King

Sun – Thurs6 am – 10 pm
Fri – Sat6 am – 11 pm
1209 S Jefferson St, Monticello
850-342-1050

Carrie Ann & Company

Mon – Fri 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
Tuesday Night 5 pm – 8 pm
925 E Washington St, Monticello
850-997-3043

Chicken Delite

Mon – Sat 10 am – 8:45 pm
635 S Jefferson St, Monticello
850-997-4939

Daffodale House

Friday Steak Night5 pm – 8 pm
Call for other times
620 W Washington St, Monticello
850-997-1111

Doc’s Place

Everyday 6 am – 2 pm
1015 N Jefferson St, Monticello
850-997-4040

Electric City Wheels & Grinds

Tue – Sat 9 am – 4 pm
166 E Dogwood St, Monticello
850-997-2345

Flatwoods Café

Sun & Tue – Thur 11 am – 8 pm
10076 S Salt Rd, Lamont (Hwy 27)
850-997-1979

Hardee’s

(Opening 2/2)
Everyday 5 am – 10 pm
24 Pafford Rd, Lamont
850-387-5782

Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant

Mon – Thur & Sat 11 am – 9 pm
Fri 11 am – 10 pm
Cash Only
1257 S Jefferson St, Monticello
850-997-5561

Lazy Lizard Pizza Company

Tue – Thur 5 pm – 9 pm
168 E Dogwood St, MonticelloFri5 pm – 10 pm
850-997-0818Sat1 pm – 10 pm

Ma Place BBQ

Thur – Sat 11 am – 8 pm
850 N Jefferson St, Ste 210, Monticello
850-997-2999

McDonald’s

24/7
5185 S Jefferson St, Lamont
850-997-4979

Mafia Pizza

7 Days a Week 11 AM – 9 PM
850 N. Jefferson Street
850-997-4000

Parkway Land & Sea

Sun Brunch 10 am – 2 pm
Sun Full Menu 11 am – 2 pm
Tue – Sat 11 am – 2 pm and 4:30 pm – 9 pm
1403 S Jefferson St, Monticello
850-997-1005

Pizza Hut

Sun – Thur 10:30 am – 10 pm
Fri – Sat 10:30 am – 11 pm
(Take out only)
1244 S Jefferson St, Monticello
850-997-8533

Rancho Grande Mexican

Mon – Sat 10:30 am – 2:30 pm and 4:30 pm – 9:30 pm
320 N Cherry St, Monticello
850-997-0087

Rev Café

Mon – Sat 11 am – 9 pm
Sat Brunch 11 am – 2 pm
180 S Jefferson St, Monticello
850-629-0138

Roboto’s Tokyo Grill

Coming Soon
122 Pafford Road, Monticello, FL

Subway – Lloyd

Sun 9 am – 9 pm
Mon – Tue 8 am – 9 pm
2764 State Rd 59, Lloyd
850-997-8818

Subway – Monticello

Wed – Sat 8 am- 10 pm
Mon – Sat 9 am – 10 pm
Sun9 am – 9 pm
1246 S Jefferson St, Monticello
850-997-3999

Tupelo’s Bakery & Café

Mon – Fri7 am – 2 pm
Sat9 am – 2 pm
220 Washington St, Monticello
850-997-2127

Details

Date:
March 23
Time:
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$25
Event Category:

Venue

Wirick-Simmons House
115 Pearl Street
Monticello, FL 32344 United States
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Organizers

Historical Association
Chamber of Commerce
Avera-Clarke BNB