HOUSE TOUR 2019

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019

The Society is hosting its House Tour 2019 with 12 interesting and significant private homes open for a self-guided tour in historic Bristol. A free trolley will be available to hop on and off between the houses.  


Your actual "ticket" for the House Tour 2019 is a fun and  fact filled program with information about the houses and will include a map. It will be filled, too, with ads by local businesses and suggestions for places to grab a bite to eat either during the tour or afterwards. 

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BECOME A PART OF OUR HOUSE TOUR 2019?

There are many ways of becoming a part of the BH&PS House Tour 2019:

  • We need VOLUNTEERS on the day of the Tour.
  • We have space in our Tour Program to ADVERTISE your business.
  • There is still the opportunity to become a CORPORATE SPONSOR.
  • You also may want to DONATE by becoming a member of  the  Architectural Circle.

PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN ADVANCE AND SAVE!

Tickets are $40 each on the day of the tour. Purchase in advance at $30 and save $10 each. There is also a $5 discount for current BH&PS Members, too! 


Purchase your advance ticket online using PayPal - see below. You may also purchase an advance ticket by calling 401-253-7223 or by stopping at the Society during open hours. 


Your ticket will be available for pickup on the day of the tour beginning at 9 am at Society Headquarters, 48 Court Street, Bristol. Or you may  stop by the Society to pick up your ticket any time between 1 and 5 starting on September 18th.

PURCHASE YOUR HOUSE TOUR 2019 TICKET IN ADVANCE & SAVE $10!

join us to make our house tour 2019 a huge success!

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BECOME A VOLUNTEER ON THE DAY OF THE TOUR

Would you like to volunteer to be a host/hostess at one of the houses on the day of the tour? Greet guests at the front door or talk about the house in an interior room or garden. It's fun, it's easy and we'll give you all the information you need to know about the house ahead of time.


There are three shifts:  10 am to 12 noon, 12 to 2 pm, and 2 to 4 pm.  

Call 401-253-7223 or email HouseTour2019@bhps.necoxmail.com.


QUESTIONS? Send an email to

Co-Chairs Dodie Tschirch  or Theresa Woodmansee at HouseTour2019@bhps.necoxmail.com .


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ADVERTISE IN OUR HOUSE TOUR 2019 PROGRAM/TICKET (DEADLINE IS JUNE 19TH)

The House Tour 2019 Program measures 5" x 8" and includes the tour ticket, maps, house descriptions, as well as information about the Town of Bristol and the BH&PS. It  will also include advertisements by local merchants and businesses. We will be printing 600 copies for distribution. 


Available advertisement placements range from $50 for a quarter page (business card size), $125 for a half page, and $250 for a full inside page. (Inside cover and back cover spots have already been sold.)


Please click the "FIND OUT MORE" button below for ADVERTISING RATE SHEET or send us an email at HouseTour2019@necoxmail.co

Find out more
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BECOME A CORPORATE SPONSOR

CORINTHIAN LEVEL $2500

• Full page advertisment in ticket program

• Company recognized as event sponsor on all promotional materials, event publicity, and signage on day of the event

• Recognition on the BH&PS website and social media, delivering year round exposure

• Signage recognizing your business on the trolley on the day of the event 

• Media Press Release (upon agreement)

• Recognition Board at Tour Check-in 

• 6 House Tour Tickets

• Business Membership to BH&PS for one year ($100 value)


If interested, please contact Dodie Tschirch or Theresa Woodmansee, Co-Chairs, at HouseTour2019@bhps.necoxmail.com


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BECOME A CORPORATE SPONSOR

DORIC LEVEL $1000


• Half Page advertisement in ticket program 

• Recognition on the BH&PS website and social media, delivering year round exposure 

• Signage recognizing your business on the trolley on the day of the event 

• Media Press Release (upon agreement) 

• Recognition Board at Tour Check-in 

• 4 House Tour Tickets 

• Business Membership to BH&PS for one year ($100 value)


If interested, please contact Dodie Tschirch or Theresa Woodmansee, Co-Chairs, at HouseTour2019@bhps.necoxmail.com


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THERE IS A SPECIAL HOUSE TOUR RAFFLE, TOO!!

Purchase a whole book of raffle tickets for $20 (6 tickets per book) or buy just one raffle ticket for $4 and be entered to win one of many wonderful and creative prizes!  Prizes include a weekend on Prudence Island, a 2-hour autumn boat cruise on the Bay, and lots more!


Call 401-253-7223 or email to info@bhps.necoxmail.com and we'll send as many raffle tickets or booklets as you would like. Then you just need to fill in your name on the little ticket stub(s) and send them back to us with money.


Raffle tickets are also available to purchase at the Society during open hours and will be available for purchase on the day or the tour as well. 


Raffle tickets will be drawn at 4:30 pm at Society Headquarters following the House Tour. Winners do not need to be present.

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HOUSE TOUR 2019 ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019 -- RAIN OR SHINE 

401-253-7223 OR INFO@BHPS.NECOXMAIL.COM

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BECOME AN ARCHITECTURAL CIRCLE DONOR?

This is fun and easy way for individuals to make individual donations to the Society's House Tour 2019. As an Architectural Circle Donor, you will receive recognition in the House Tour 2019 Program as well as the BH&PS website. Select from one of these favorite architectural styles:


  • Georgian  $175 and above
  • Federal  $150 to $174
  • Queen Anne   $125 to $149
  • Greek Revival  $100 to $124
  • Italianate  $75 to $99
  • Colonial Revival $50 to $74


THE BH&PS IS A 501(C)(3) NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION


THANK YOU!!! You may donate by PayPal or by mailing your donation to the Society.

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Mailing Your Donation

Checks should be payable to BH&PS Arch Circle and may be mailed to: BH&PS  ARCHITECTURAL CIRCLE, PO BOX 356, BRISTOL, RI 02809

ARCHITECTURAL CIRCLE DONATION

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