Events Oaklands Historic House Museum

Now accepting craft vendors for Oaklands Holiday Marketplace

Great holiday shopping back for a third year… For 36 years, Oaklands Mansion has hosted its candlelight tour of downtown Murfreesboro homes and churches. This year, in conjunction with tours of beautiful historic residences, Oaklands will host its Holiday Marketplace! A selection of local artisans and craftspeople from around Murfreesboro will feature their wares including handmade soaps…

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Be a Sponsor of Oktoberfest at Oaklands Mansion!

If you are looking for new and creative ways to promote your business, we have the perfect solution! Oktoberfest at Oaklands Mansion, gets great coverage for its sponsors! Your business will be mentioned on the museum’s social media pages, on oaklandsmansion.org and listed in press releases sent to multiple media outlets. Oktoberfest 2019 will be Saturday, September…

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Join us for Free Day!

FREE!  It’s not often that we can offer free admission to the elegant mansion.  Mark your calendars now to spend Saturday, May 11th at Oaklands Mansion for “Free Day.” Free Day is sponsored in part by J. Mullins Jewelry & Gifts. Dr. James Maney and his wife Sallie Hardy Murfree began their plantation with the…

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Author of “How to Weed Your Attic: Getting Rid of Junk without Destroying History” to Speak at Oaklands Mansion

On Thursday, November 8, 2018, at 2:00p.m. Oaklands will host local author, Lucinda Poole Cockrell, as she discusses How to Weed Your Attic: Getting Rid of Junk without Destroying History, which was co-authored with Elizabeth “Wiz” Dow. This event will be held in the Front Parlor of Oaklands Mansion. After the author talk, Mrs. Cockrell…

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Join us for Free Day at Oaklands!

FREE!  It’s not often that we can offer free admission to the elegant mansion.  Mark your calendars now to spend Saturday, May 12th at Oaklands Mansion for “Free Day.” Dr. James Maney and his wife Sallie Hardy Murfree began their plantation with the construction of a modest two-room cabin, circa 1818.  By 1860, their home…

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Take a wetlands walk with us!

Join Oaklands Mansion’s Curator and Master Gardener, Connor Moss, for a unique tour of Oaklands Park. Mark your calendars now to spend Sunday, April 29th exploring the former grounds of this historic plantation, now open as a public park. Oaklands Mansion is nestled in Oaklands Park, a native tree arboretum and natural wetlands, which includes…

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It’s time for Vintage Base Ball!

Tennessee Association of Vintage Base Ball kicks off the 2018 season with the Oaklands Cup on Sunday, March 18th. It is hosted by the Stones River Scouts VBBC and played on the grounds of Oaklands Mansion in Murfreesboro, TN. Witness a full day of vintage base ball played as it was in the 1860’s.. Games will be played…

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Oktoberfest at Oaklands Mansion

Get your tickets here! Oaklands will host its third-annual Oktoberfest on Saturday, September 23rd from 5:00 to 9:00pm. This unique “fun-raiser” supports Oaklands Mansion and features many local craft brewers such as Kinship Brews, Mantra Artisan Ales, Mid-State Brewsters, Mid-State Brew Crew, Monkey Farm, Mos Alesley Brewing, Overall Brewing, Panther Creek Brews, Sinking Creek Farms,…

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