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Open House at the Mansions
August 21 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The two mansions connected by County Street and marriage (James Arnold married Sarah Rotch, daughter of William Rotch Jr.) are co-hosting a free day of activities. RJD features tours of the house, lemonade on the terrace, and lawn games. At the James Arnold Mansion, visitors can tour the home and grounds, learn about the Arnolds’ passion for horticulture and their once 11-acre garden, hear about future landscape plans, and enjoy fruit punch and cookies.